Monaco, an ancient principality steeped in a rich and colourful history was founded in 1861, independent from neighbouring France it stands with a monarchy, Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco as its head of state.
A luxury Monaco holiday with Elegant Resorts, should include Larvotto with its delightful beach and, of course, the stylish town of Monte-Carlo located at the very heart of Monaco. Monte-Carlo is synonymous with beautiful people, glitz and glamour, casinos and its famous Grand Prix. Cultural enthusiasts will relish the Old Town quarter, while there are magnificent walks, parks and gardens all within easy reach. There are more than 100 shops and 150 restaurants in and around the area.