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The Euro (EUR) is the official currency in France. Currency can be exchanged at banks, bureaux de change and some large hotels, though you will get a better exchange rate at the ATMs. Major credit cards are widely accepted, particularly in major tourist destinations. Foreign currency is not accepted.
Currency Exchange Rates
|France||€ 1||€ 5||€ 10||€ 100||€ 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 1.39||A$ 6.95||A$ 13.90||A$ 139.05||A$ 1,390.48|
|Canada||C$ 1.37||C$ 6.85||C$ 13.69||C$ 136.95||C$ 1,369.46|
|Ireland||€ 1.00||€ 5.00||€ 10.00||€ 100.00||€ 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 1.43||NZ$ 7.16||NZ$ 14.31||NZ$ 143.11||NZ$ 1,431.09|
|South Africa||R 13.01||R 65.04||R 130.08||R 1,300.84||R 13,008.43|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.74||£ 3.68||£ 7.36||£ 73.60||£ 735.96|
|United States of America||US$ 1.09||US$ 5.47||US$ 10.95||US$ 109.47||US$ 1,094.69|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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