How far is Provence France from Monte Carlo Monaco?
Provence is the French province that surrounds monaco completely.
Nice is around 20 mins by train from Monte Carlo. Everybody recommends this way of travelling as Monte Carlo has heavy traffic and it is a beautiful way that you can enjoy it only on foot. Maniacos.org a journey by car from Nice to Monte Carlo is just over 20km (12-and-a-half miles). http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&saddr=Nizza,+Alpes-Maritimes,+Provence-Alpes-C%C3%B4te+d'Azur,+France&daddr=Monte+Carlo,+Monaco,+Monaco&hl=en&geocode=&mra=pe&mrcr=0&sll=27.059126,-57.65625&sspn=101.0642,178.59375&ie=UTF8&z=13 'As the crow flies' it'd probably be closer to 15km (9 miles)
Monte Carlo is the capital city of Monaco. Monaco is a small independent state located in the south of France in Europe (but not part of the country France) with the Grimaldi's as their royal family. Prince Albert is the current head of state and he is the son of Prince Rainier and Princess Grace (Grave Kelly, former actress from the USA).