How much does it cost to visit Monaco?

Monaco is expensive even when you’re trying to visit on a budget. As a budget traveler, expect to spend around € 75 per day. Please note that this doesn’t include the costs of accommodation in Monaco. For more detailed Monaco travel costs, you can look at the tables below:

Monaco accommodation costs

Hotel or hostel for one person€ 42 – 192
Typical double room€ 84 – 383

Monaco food and drinks costs

Meal in an inexpensive restaurant€ 20 – 52
Meal in a mid-range restaurant€ 30 – 75
Local beer (0.5 liter, draught)€ 4 – 15
Water (0.33 liter, bottle)€ 2.49 – 9

Monaco fares and public transport

One-way public transportation ticket€ 2
Taxi (price per kilometer)€ 2 – 3.70
Gasoline (1 liter)€ 1.11 – 2.69

Monaco visiting costs – Top attractions in Monaco

The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III€ 8
Les Jardins Saint Martin et Sainte BarbeFree
Jardin Exotique de Monaco€ 7.20
Japanese GardensFree
Monte Carlo HarborFree

French Riviera Pass

24h French Riviera Pass€ 26
48h French Riviera Pass€ 38

The French Riviera Pass covers not only Monaco but also other cities on the Côte d’Azur, France.


Monaco travel costs sources

  • Accommodation costs via Budgetyourtrip.com
  • Food, drinks, and transportation costs via Numbeo.com
  • Tap water safety researched separately via Google answers for each city in Belgium. Tap water seems to be safe to drink all over Belgium, though.
  • Top attractions selected using TripAdvisor. Each attraction name is a link to the official website page of that attraction, if available
  • Ticket costs / free access information via the official websites of the attractions. I mentioned the cost of a regular adult ticket, for permanent exhibitions. Discounts and temporary exhibition prices are available on their official websites.
  • City pass information about prices and what each includes is from the official website for each travel pass. A link is available for each pass in order to easily find more information and/or to purchase a pass.