Experience magical moments as a family in Monaco! Children are offered a choice of multiple activities; indoors or out, playful or delicious, alone or accompanied, to reconcile fun for children and peace of mind for parents! From the little tourist train to the splendid collection of cars of H.S.H. Prince Albert of Monaco, there’s no end to ideas for family fun as all attractions are kids-friendly.
The Principality of Monaco has become the dream destination of many people from around the world. It is the epitome of luxury travel. The country isn’t just the paradise for singles and young couples, the Principality of Monaco is a great place for anyone of almost any age and is a great experience for the kids too!
When in Monaco, it seems right to arrive in luxury. Catch the Monacair chopper ride from Nice Côte d’Azur Airport, a helicopter service which operates between Nice and Monaco and gives you a sight to behold in just few minutes. It’s a ride your kids won’t ever forget! If Royal family interests you, then the ‘Changing of Guards’ ceremony at Prince’s Palace is a must visit with kids.
A fun morning activity for the whole family can also be a visit to the Zoological Garden of Monaco, which is home to nearly 250 animals representing about diverse species: exotic birds, turtles, caimans, hippopotamuses, reptiles, primates and farm animals. Once you make your way to the heart of Monte-Carlo, a visit to the Jardin Exotique is a must. Built on the side of a cliff, the Jardin Exotique offers breath-taking views of the Principality of Monaco and proposes to discover succulent plants. In addition to the gardens, there are many well-maintained playgrounds for kids of all ages.
The tiny Principality always has something in store for children of different ages! For the little devoted automobile fans, take your li’l one for the Monaco’s Top Cars Collection by H.S.H. Prince Albert of Monaco. A dreamy museum for all the minor car aficionados.
As the day sets in, stroll down to the Larvotto Beach that offers a tonne of fun in the blue Mediterranean for the adventurous water babies. While you soak the sun, let your children try a hand at the water-skiing or banana boats! If marine life interests your younger one, a marine excursion for spotting whales and more is a good idea. Aqua lovers learn the secrets of the marine world and discover the wonderful things that live beneath the surface with a series of fun and educational activities at Oceanographic Museum of Monaco. Don’t forget to hop on to the Monaco’s little tourist train which sets off from the Oceanographic Museum, to discover La Porte de France, La Place d’Armes and its market, hairpin bends on the Formula 1 Grand Prix circuit, the Casino de Monte-Carlo, the Prince’s Palace, the Cathedral and choose to get dropped at the famous Port Hercule.
Have dinner at the famous American style restaurant, Stars’N’Bars, located by the shimmering Harbour. The most family-friendly restaurant in the Principality and a great place to go with children as they have an in-door playroom where your little ones can enjoy games, watch videos, create crafts and face paint, etc., while you enjoy your meal. And they have a large kids’ menu too, starring the organic hamburger!
There is everything to keep your kids busy in Monaco during your stay in the Principality. The palatial hotels here, let you experience magical family moments. The Hotel Hermitage Monte-Carlo, offers a choice of multiple activities for children. The hotel has special services, designed for your children, designated as V.I.K (Very Important Kids). The Monte-Carlo Beach Hotel, also, offers a kids’ club: the Marmorata: a free club for kids aged 3 to 8, the programme offers a variety of activities and workshops.
Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, throughout the year, has a program for your little ones known as the Little Chefs where the Head Pastry Chef at the restaurant Joël Robuchon Monte-Carlo, opens the kitchen doors to children from 6 to 10 years old. They can create any treat their hearts desire, and discover the joys of baking. The little bakers will leave the workshop with their own Little Chef apron, along with their creations to proudly bring back to their family.
If you have a taste for the luxe life and feel like treating yourself and your children to an upscale travel experience, Monaco is the most sought destination.