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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$ 1.42||A$ 7.11||A$ 14.23||A$ 142.26||A$ 1,422.65|
|Canada||C$ 1.38||C$ 6.88||C$ 13.75||C$ 137.55||C$ 1,375.48|
|Ireland||€ 1.00||€ 5.00||€ 10.00||€ 100.00||€ 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 1.54||NZ$ 7.68||NZ$ 15.36||NZ$ 153.63||NZ$ 1,536.34|
|South Africa||R 13.49||R 67.46||R 134.92||R 1,349.25||R 13,492.48|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.73||£ 3.63||£ 7.26||£ 72.60||£ 726.02|
|United States of America||US$ 1.14||US$ 5.70||US$ 11.39||US$ 113.92||US$ 1,139.21|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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