Travel Information for Monaco
Time zone:GMT +1 (Central European time)
Daylight savings:GMT +1hr, begins last Sunday in March; ends last Sunday in October
Main languages:French
Other languages:English, Italian, Monegasque
Currency: euros (EUR)

$1 = 0.89, £1 = 1.19

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.mcInternational Dialling Code:    377

For help planning your trip to Monaco including visas, vaccinations, currency exchange, flights, accomodation and insurance, see our Monaco trip planning page.

Further information on Monaco

Discover more about Monaco - the country's geogrpahy and natural features, an assessment of its status on freedom and rights and data on the country's population and economy.

Geography & Natural Features

Map of monaco

Total area: 2 sq km (0 sq km under water)

Coastline: 4 km (Mediterranean Sea)

Neighbours (border lengths): France (4km)

Highest mountain: Mont Agel (140m)

Freedom & Rights

Summary status and rankings for Monaco from classifications of different organisations measuring political and economic freedom, democracy and civil rights. See more details of these rankings.

Freedom in the WorldFree -
Democracy IndexNo Data -
Economic FreedomNo Data -
Press FreedomNo Data -
ILGA LGBT rightsSome rights -
Corruption PerceptionsNo Data -
Overall Ranking:    42/195

Other Data & Links

Full name: Principality of Monaco     Status: Independent Country

Population: 30,508 (rank: 192/196)     Density: 15645.1 people/sq km (rank: 1/196)

Ethnic groups: French 47%, Monegasque 16%, Italian 16%, other 21%

Religions: Roman Catholic 90%, other 10%

GDP (PPP): $6.21 billion       GDP per capita: $85,500 (rank: 3/195)

Information derived from the CIA World Factbook. Other country profiles: BBC News.