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City break in Monte Carlo. Active leisure ideas for Monte Carlo - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Monte Carlo Perhaps, the legendary Casino of Monte Carlo remains the main entertainment center of the city. However, in addition to the grand gambling facility there are many other attractive places which are recommended for visiting by fans of active pastime. The majority of famous discos and nightclubs are located near Spelugies quarter. As there are really many institutions here, each of them tries to attract customers by offering original cultural programs and other entertainments. "At Jimmy’s" is very popular disco, which is located just a couple of steps away from the coast. Nearby you will find a popular sports club.
Small Monte Carlo is incredibly rich in high-class hotels. Hôtel de Paris has always been one of the most famous hotels in the city. The luxury hotel is open in a beautiful building that … Open
Among the theatres of the city we simply cannot fail to mention summer theater, which is located near the Larvotto peninsula, as well as Le Sporting cinema located next to the casino. Here you can always see newest movies and enjoy the comfort of a modern cinema. Those, who like a variety show, should not forget to visit Hall of Stars, where they will become the spectaculars of enchanting shows. Monte Carlo is one of the most attractive places for beach lovers. A diving club named Cap Dail is a popular place where you can rent all necessary equipment and even have training with an experienced instructor. Monaco Larvotto is a popular beach, near which are opened numerous restaurants and cafes. This place will be liked by fans of interesting and relaxing rest, and by those tourists, who cannot imagine a beach without funny sports entertainments. A ride on a yacht along the coast will bring you a great pleasure and will become an unforgettable evening entertainment.
There is a famous spa complex in Monte Carlo, which offers to its visitors a wide range of services. We are talking about Monte-Carlo Sporting Club. In addition to a huge number of treatments and recreational activities the club offers to its guests a variety of sports. Here you will find a large artificial beach and swimming pools with water attractions and slides. Monte-Carlo Sporting Club is a great destination for the whole family. Copyright
The popular spot with a very stylish name, Golden Circle remains the top destination for shopping. The area has formed around Casino Square and covers several nearby streets. Besides top … Open
In Monaco, as well as in other European countries, you will be able to find services for bike renting. But why do you need a bike, when you can walk all the city in less than 2 hours. In Monaco, you can walk well: the Old Town, the Princely Palace, the casino and the Monte Carlo Opera, Fort Antoine, the Road of Sculptures. From the Principality, you can go to the French Riviera of France or to Italy. An alternative to pedestrian walks - special tourist trains Azur Express, which cover the main attractions. They can be found on the parking, on Saint-Martin avenue. A half-hour excursion is accompanied by comments in French, English, Italian, and German.
Monte Carlo Casino If you are looking for some exciting and active activities, here you will find all of them like windsurfing, diving, water skiing, wakeboarding, water scooters, yachting, jet-skiing, tennis, golf, cycling. In Monaco, green oases are cultivated and residents are deservedly proud of numerous gardens and parks. It is worth to visit the Japanese Garden, the Exotic Garden, the grotto of the observatory, the rosaries, the gardens of Saint-Martin. With children, you can go to the zoo. You can also go on a sea safari, make a walk by helicopter, the boat trip along the Gulf of Monaco.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Monte Carlo and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Monte Carlo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Préalpes d’Azur' , 45.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Queyras' , 121 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Amusement parks near Monte Carlo
♥   Amusement park 'Koaland' Menton, 7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Napoleonland' Montereau-Fault-Yonne, 9.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Zygo Park' Nice, 13.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Antibes Land' Antibes, 27.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Lunapark Fréjus' Fréjus, 65.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Water attractions around Monte Carlo
♥   Water park 'Aqualand' , 65.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Monte Carlo
♥   Restaurant 'Vistamar' Monte-Carlo. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Romantica' Monte-Carlo. Type - Italian. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Louis XV - Alain Ducasse à l’Hôtel de Paris' Monte-Carlo. Type - Mediterranean cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Café de Paris' Monte-Carlo. Type - Traditional cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Yoshi' Monte-Carlo. Type - Japanese. 1.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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From the series “The Most Magical and Picturesque Cities in the World”
The main historical attraction of the resort town is the Saint-Michel church - a spectacular Baroque monument. In the church has almost completely preserved the original design. Its visitors can enjoy ancient frescoes and mosaics. Many travelers to the city are attracted not only by unique historical sites, but also by the opportunity to be photographed against the background of colorful houses. The best time to visit the resort town is the end of February. At this time, the most significant cultural event, a Festival of lemons, starts in Menton. … Read further

Orthodoxe Russe Saint-Nicolas Cathedral

From the series “The Most Astonishing Orthodox Churches”
A great number of interesting stories are connected with this wonderful Nice’s cathedral. One of them tells us about the transformation of Saint Nicolas icon. At one time it belonged to Russian Tsar Nikolay Alexandrovich – the son of the emperor Alexander II. Within years this reliquary had paled and the old image of Saint Nicolas got darker. In the middle of the 20th century, the icon was put on the altar. When this was made, a real miracle happened. The colours became brighter and the icon lightened. Until now there wasn’t made any restoration work on it. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Monte Carlo - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Monte Carlo - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Monte Carlo?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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