Christmas in Monaco

Monaco, officially the Principality of Monaco is a sovereign city-state and microstate, located on the French Riviera in Western Europe. It is bordered by France on three sides and on the remaining one side it is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea.

Monaco’s most populous Quartier is Monte Carlo and the most populous Ward is Larvotto / Bas Moulins.

Monaco has a population of around thirty five thousand people out of which around 85 % follow Christianity.

Christmas Celebrations in Monaco :

Christmas in Monaco

Monaco is often considered as a premier tourist destination and recreation center for the rich and famous and hence Christmas is celebrated here in a grand fashion.

Monaco offers special performances and gala dinners throughout the Principality on Christmas Eve and on New Year’s Eve.

Entire Monaco shines during Christmas with outdoor celebrations, parades, concerts and activities for children. Monaco’s hotels and restaurants offer special packages.

Christmas lights in front of Monte-Carlo Casino in Monaco

You can see grand Christmas lights and decorations including a big Christmas tree in front of the Monte Carlo Casino in Monaco.

A unique Christmas tradition in Monaco is baking of Christmas Bread on the days before Christmas in accordance with recipe and presentation instructions left to us by Lazare Sauvaigo, late Monegasque poet, historian, public-speaker and former vice-president of the Committee for the preservation of Monaco’s Traditions.

Wishing all readers Merry Christmas 2019 & Happy New Year 2020 !!!