New this year to Smithsonian Journeys, designed especially for most discerning automobile enthusiasts, attend the world’s most celebrated car race and explore all the very best of French and Italian automotive design and performance.

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 The Rock of Monte Carlo with the Prince's Palace

Automobiles from Milan to Cannes Featuring the Monte Carlo Grand Prix

Discover the past, present, and future of the automobile with Smithsonian Journeys

10 days | Full tour details to be announced soon

New this year to Smithsonian Journeys, designed especially for most discerning automobile enthusiasts, attend the world’s most celebrated car race and explore all the very best of French and Italian automotive design and performance.

or Call 855-330-1542

TOUR UPDATE

Please note: The exact tour dates will be announced closer to the date of the event. 

Overview

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Car enthusiasts will delight in this new automotive tour where Smithsonian Journeys will take you behind the scenes. Travel from Milan to Cannes to explore the very best of Italian and French automotive design and performance, plus attend the world’s most celebrated car race—the Monte Carlo Grand Prix.

Some of the world’s most legendary cars have been designed and built in the shadow of the Alps, such as Lamborghini, Ferrari, Maserati, Fiat, and the Alfa Romeo. With your Smithsonian Journeys Expert, automotive historian and writer Jonathan Stein, explore this great tradition as you travel from Milan and the Italian Piedmont to Monaco and the French Riviera. Discover the past, present, and future of the automobile through visits to prestigious design firms such as Pininfarina and Zagato and the exquisite private collections of Collezione Lopresto, Centro Storico FIAR, and the Cannes Autodrome. It all culminates with a day at the fabulous Monte Carlo Grand Prix, a true once-in-a-lifetime experience and a guaranteed highlight for any car lover!

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Included meals are denoted as follows: Breakfast (B), Lunch (L), Reception (R), Dinner (D)