Avoid Crowds in Monaco by taking travel habits of French tourists into consideration. Another good thing to do is keeping track of events and cruise ship passengers. Summer is the busiest time for the principality, but the most crowded weekend is the weekend that Monte Carlo hosts the annual Formula 1 Grand Prix. Since Monaco is surrounded by France, French public holidays and school vacations have a big effect.
To calculate the Avoid Crowds score for Monaco, we kept track of school vacations in France. ‘School holidays in destination country’ are those of France.
Public holiday in destination country: NO
School holidays in destination country: YES
Cruise passengers in (nearby) ports: NO
Local events: NO
School holidays in the following countries: France, Germany, Netherlands (regio Noord, regio Midden), England, Estonia, Latvia
Cruise ships in port: NO