Monte Carlo is a city Argentina in the province of Misiones , head of the department of the same name. The department consists Montecarlo plus municipalities Caraguatay south and Piray north.
It is located at a latitude 26 ° 33 'South and longitude 54 ° 44 'West, along the Parana River .
It is accessed through the National Route 12 , which connects with Posadas and Puerto Iguazu .
It was founded on May 4, 1920 by German immigrants from Paraguay and Brazil , is known as the "National Capital Orchid" and "Provincial Flower". Within the town of Montecarlo is the town of Laharrague