About Monaco

About Monaco

The Principality of Monaco is an exceptional oasis on the Mediterranean, close to the Provence in France, Liguria in Italy, Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, Saint Tropez and only 2 hours from ski resorts, offering  endless benefits with more than 300 days of sunshine a year.

International airport “Nice Cote D’Azur” and the heliport of the Principality offers flights connecting Monaco to destinations in Europe and around the world.

Friendly Cosmopolitan environment

Within the country of 2.02 square kilometers, Monaco residents represent more than 140 different nationalities. French is the official language and English is fluently spoken.

Economic environment

The Principality of Monaco is one of the most economically stable countries in the world.

Tax System

Monaco offers many advantages, especially for taxation on income.


A ratio of one policeman per 100 residents and extensive video surveillance provides exceptional security.

Cultural and Entertainment

Monaco offers a wide variety of events, Museums, Art Galleries, concerts, Associations, international exhibitions at the Grimaldi Forum, the Formula 1 “Grand Prix”, the Monte Carlo Rolex Tennis Masters, the Yacht Show, Monaco Ballet, the Printemps des Arts, the Horse Jumping show, Télévision festival, Jazz festival, two theaters, the Circus, Festive galas and many sporting events such as football, basketball and sailing. Monaco also boasts many gardens, parks and and the world renowned Cousteau Oceanographic Museum.

Education and Health Care

Monaco has a highly rated international bilingual school, a private university as well as a high- standard public school system and a School of Arts. Excellent health care is provided by the Princesse Grace Hospital and a Cardio Medical Center.

Video: Projets Monégasques, Sea extension project; One Monte Carlo, Hotel de Paris.