The winding, narrow and perilous track here never fails to deliver a race full of drama, and without a doubt, it’s one of our favourite sporting experiences anywhere in the world and definitely one of the best destinations to experience F1.
Nelson Piquet famously described driving around the track here as “like riding a bicycle around your living room”, which should offer some insight into the intricacies of each and every chicane.
A fan's favourite that’s been on the calendar since 1955, the tight corners, sharp turns and elevation changes make the Circuit de Monaco an instant classic, each and every year.
Whether you’re a motorsport fanatic or are simply a discerning traveller with a penchant for the finer things in life, a trip to the French Riviera during the annual F1 weekend really is a bucket list experience.
As experts in luxury travel, there really isn’t anything we can’t arrange for your F1 package holiday to Monaco: private tours, the best seats, yacht hospitality or holiday extensions across the Mediterranean are just some of your options.
Circuit length: 3.337 km
Race length: 260.286 km
Lap record: 1:12.909 (Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 2021)
Many consider staying in Nice and 'commuting' to Monaco the perfect combination - enjoy the relative calm and tranquillity of spending the evenings in Nice, followed by all the thrills of the Grand Prix in Monaco during the day. Hotel Apollinaire Nice is an elegant 4-star hotel ideally located in the heart of Nice, 10 minutes’ walk from the Old Town, restaurants, shopping and beaches. Single supplement from £240 per night.
This 3-day ticket is included in your package price. Grandstand K offers the best grandstand views - enjoy a view of the inner port section, between the Tabac corner and the first Piscine chicane, with sights of the cars exiting the tunnel and heading towards the first chicane.
Upgrade to Harbour Club at the Fairmont Spa which offers fantastic views of the famous Fairmont hairpin. The recently refurbished Spa provides a luxurious location for VIP hospitality, where a complimentary Champagne bar is coupled with the finest cuisine. Expect a delicious array of dishes throughout the day, with a variety of options for breakfast, lunch & afternoon tea, prepared by a combined team from the world renowned Nobu restaurant & the hotel’s own highly decorated chefs. Subject to availability. Upgrade from £1,995 per person.
The split level rooftop terrace at the Shangri-La building has arguably one of the best views in Monte Carlo, with guests being able to see over 65% of the circuit. This private balcony on the 11th floor is located directly above the starting grid, allowing you to fully embrace the pre race atmosphere and watch the all-important start of the race. Along with the start / finish straight there are also great views of Rascasse corner, Tabac & the swimming pool section, as well as a stunning view of the harbour itself. In addition to the breathtaking view, Harbour Club Shangri-La also offers guests first class hospitality, with a fully open Champagne bar and sumptuous cuisine throughout the day. Split across two levels, Harbour Club guests can move between the rooftop bar area and the lower terrace, complete with cover to protect from any potential bad weather. There is also internal space with seating and a large screen showing the racing. Subject to availability. Upgrade from £2,600 per person.
The yacht upgrades include outstanding hospitality from the moment guests step on board the luxury Wajer 35S speedboat tenders at Fontvieille Harbour. From here you are transferred to your exclusive super yacht, where you can enjoy an unrivalled day of luxury, with unbeatable views of the action. You'll enjoy a lavish all-day buffet prepared by award-winning catering team, Lush Performance by Tom Kerridge, fully inclusive bar including Champagne and a trackside view of the race. Subject to availability. Upgrades from £5,600 per person.
Speak to our experienced F1 specialists, with first-hand knowledge of the Monaco Grand Prix, to experience exclusive Yacht and Team Suite hospitality on race days and enjoy a special Pit lane Walk before the race.
For a further treat, combine your Monaco Grand Prix holiday with track-side Superyacht hospitality and enjoy one of Monaco's famous Friday night yacht parties! Our Concierge Service can assist with ticket upgrades, sightseeing, restaurants and activities.
Arrive in style and avoid the traffic by choosing a helicopter transfer from Nice Airport to Fontvieille harbour. The flight time is just a few minutes and on arrival, a luxury vehicle will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel in Monaco. Arriving by helicopter allows you to enjoy fantastic views of the circuit and is a great way to start your weekend.
For unrivalled race viewing, guests of Harbour Club at Shangri-La can enjoy views of the Monaco Grand Prix from the 11th floor split-level rooftop terrace overlooking 65% of the circuit. Along with the start / finish straight there are also great views of Rascasse corner, Tabac & the swimming pool section, as well as a stunning view of the harbour itself. As well as amazing race views, all guests will experience the finest hospitality.
No true Monaco Grand Prix experience is complete without a Pit Lane Walk hosted by a former F1 driver, so you can get a real feel for what it’s like to sit at pole position on the track, and brush shoulders with a who’s who of stars. We can also arrange access to team suites, so you can pick the brains of racing’s top names.
Spectate specialises in luxury VIP yacht hospitality at Monaco – enjoy the race weekend the right way… with a glass of something bubbly in hand! Our luxury 45m tri-deck superyacht is moored alongside the track, so the view is unrivalled. You’ll enjoy a champagne breakfast, a gourmet lunch and a sumptuous high tea – plus an unlimited open bar to partake in throughout the day.
To avoid traffic in real F1 style, we’ll arrange for you to transfer from Nice Airport in a luxury helicopter: not only will you be arriving in style, but you’ll get a really sensational view of the track before all the action unfolds. This is, without doubt, one of the most fascinating circuits to view aerially - you’ll be able to see how the streets of Monaco are transformed into the infamous course, and watch the flurry of activity on the ground as teams work to create what is one of world sport’s most enjoyable weekends.
Monte Carlo is home to some of the finest hotels in the world. Immerse yourself in the Monaco Grand Prix weekend by staying at one of the fabulous luxury properties here and rubbing shoulders with the drivers and celebrities. You will be well placed to experience the drama of the whole weekend; many excellent restaurants and bars are within walking distance of the hotels and are host to special events throughout the weekend.
Many consider staying in Nice and ‘commuting’ to Monaco the perfect combination; enjoying the relative calm of spending the evenings in one of Nice’s fabulous restaurants, followed by the thrill of the Grand Prix in Monaco during the day. An excellent selection of five-star hotels are available just a short walk from the city’s key attractions.
We guarantee premium grandstand tickets as standard, so you’ll enjoy the best views of the most popular turns and straights. Your ticket also includes access to the weekend’s other entertainment, plus the famous pit lane walk (where available) – a must for the avid F1 fan!
Enjoy access to the renowned Paddock Club suite, which offers a gourmet lunch with wine pairings and a complimentary bar, as well as close-up views of the teams, guided paddock access, a special Paddock Club pit lane walk and official race programmes.
For the ultimate indulgence during the Grand Prix season, you can enjoy two days of gourmet hospitality inside a Formula 1 Team Suite where you can interact with team members during a garage tour and grab photo opportunities of your favourite drivers.
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