The principality of Monaco is a Mediterranean window, that what makes Le Rocher (The Rock) the ideal starting point for yachting. Located in prestigious and luxurious surroundings, Monaco is certainly one of the most beautiful destinations.
Monaco, the Yacht Paradise
The Monegasque harbors are among the most popular and coveted. Unfortunately, they cannot receive all the luxury yachts wanting to moor there. Good news, the principality expanded its capacity by buying the port concession located in Italy for a period of 85 years. The new port Vintimille, an Italian border city, is 20 minutes sailing. The harbor can receive boats from 6,5 to 60 meters, enough to satisfy the biggest wealth holders. After mooring in Vintimille, wealthy visitors will be transported to Le Rocher (The Rock) by shuttle or helicopter. The big works are in progress and the port should be ready by the summer 2018.
Monaco Yachting Show (MYS)
This international tradeshow that will take place the next September 26 to 29 can demonstrate it, Monaco is indeed the city of yachting. This big show is considered as the most prestigious one in the world. It will house the 500 most important yachting companies in the world and a hundred of amazing mega and super yachts! The value of the yachts present at the show is estimated at 3.3 billion euros and 50% of the fleet is less than 2 years old. This event is public and open for everyone, like every year, it will take place to the Hercule Monaco harbor. The Monaco Yachting show is the place to be for the wealthy owners wanting to know the latest trends. But also for the sailboats and yachts manufacturers wanting to pamper their customers. The show is also the opportunity to unveil the 45 new yacht launches in world premiere! Find more information about the show here: http://www.monacoyachtshow.com/en/