The currency used is the Canadian Dollar (CAD). Banks and bureaux de change will change cash, as will some hotels. Major credit cards are widely accepted and ATMs are widespread. US Dollars are largely accepted.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Canada||C$ 1||C$ 5||C$ 10||C$ 100||C$ 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 1.05||A$ 5.27||A$ 10.53||A$ 105.34||A$ 1,053.43|
|Ireland||€ 0.70||€ 3.48||€ 6.97||€ 69.69||€ 696.91|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 1.15||NZ$ 5.74||NZ$ 11.49||NZ$ 114.87||NZ$ 1,148.73|
|South Africa||R 10.82||R 54.08||R 108.17||R 1,081.67||R 10,816.67|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.49||£ 2.46||£ 4.93||£ 49.28||£ 492.80|
|United States of America||US$ 0.75||US$ 3.75||US$ 7.50||US$ 75.04||US$ 750.41|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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