Enjoy winter festivities in Monaco

All India, 23rd November 2015: Principality of Monaco remains a vibrant destination to visit during winters due to its fine weather, rich culinary offerings, and varied arts and culture scene. From Christmas to New Years, Monaco is filled with delights and events for its visitors. The princely country is one of the most festive countries of Europe. Monaco offers an array of parties, gala nights and also celebrates the New Year’s with great enthusiasm. Monaco continues to appeal during the winter months, with average temperatures of 13 degrees Celsius, and, on average, the Principality enjoys over 300 days of sunshine a year. Monaco gives you 4 reasons to plan your visit to the second smallest country this season.

Christmas Magic: Christmas and New Year celebrations transform Monaco every December. Monte-Carlo sparkles in festive hues of green and red, an 18-metre Christmas tree is erected near the Boulingrins fountain, a magical Christmas Village takes over the Quai Albert 1er, this year with a Russian theme and hundreds of real fir trees invade the iconic Place du Casino. Monaco’s Christmas Village in Port de Monaco between 4 December and 3 January 2016 will feature an ice-skating rink; countless gourmet treats from the local region and festive gifts.

The Monte-Carlo Ballet: Monaco is well-known for its mesmerising Monte-Carlo Ballet Company and, after the success of Nutcracker Company 2013, the company is again performing a festive performance telling the story of the dreams of a girl that come true through magic between 29 December 2015 and 4 January 2016.

World’s Largest Circus: Created in 1974 by H.S.H. Prince Rainier III of Monaco, the International Circus Festival of Monte-Carlo has become the most prestigious circus event in the world, and the 40th edition is being held from 14-24 January 2016 and will feature spectacular animal acts, uproarious comedic performances, and masterfully choreographed acrobatic feats.

Vintage Motor Racing: The annual Monte-Carlo Historic Rally, taking place in 2016 between 27 February and 3 February, has become an iconic fixture in Monaco’s sporting calendar. This thrilling rally sees drivers compete in a range of glamorous vintage cars as they race the clock to be the first to arrive in Monaco from one of five possible towns in the local area.

About Monaco:
Monaco is one of the world’s most desirable destinations with over 300 days of sunshine a year and mild temperatures, it celebrates with enthusiasm the arts, culture, sumptuous cuisine, spas, beautiful surroundings, spectacular landscapes and high-adrenaline activities like the Formula One Grand Prix, casino gaming, land and water sports and exciting nightlife.

Tourists will be more than happy enjoying luxurious accommodation, family restaurants and exceptional landscape in Monte Carlo. This charming destination adds that magnificence experience to your holiday which everyone dreams for. The place is gorgeously clean, the hotels are a marvel, the people are beautiful and the food is delicious. There are wonderful restaurants, shops, attractions, coast, nightlife, sports facilities and culture all within walking distance. You can have a fulfilling romantic experience with the world class spas, set in gorgeous surroundings and offering a variety of therapies and treatments from around the world.

For further details please contact:
Monaco Government Tourist Bureau – India
C/o TRAC Representations India Pvt. Ltd.
Akanksha Sharma | 011 22312294, 9873812364 | Email:

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