The official currency is the Quetzal (GTQ), which is divided into 100 centavos. Cash exchange is easy, but visitors are not advised to exchange money at the informal booths on the street. There are ATMs in the towns and cities, which accept American Express and Visa, while MasterCard and Diners Club are not widely accepted.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Guatemala||GTQ 1||GTQ 5||GTQ 10||GTQ 100||GTQ 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.17||AUD 0.87||AUD 1.73||AUD 17.33||AUD 173.34|
|Canada||CAD 0.16||CAD 0.82||CAD 1.65||CAD 16.48||CAD 164.77|
|Ireland||EUR 0.11||EUR 0.56||EUR 1.12||EUR 11.18||EUR 111.77|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.19||NZD 0.94||NZD 1.88||NZD 18.85||NZD 188.47|
|South Africa||ZAR 1.93||ZAR 9.66||ZAR 19.32||ZAR 193.21||ZAR 1,932.06|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.09||GBP 0.44||GBP 0.88||GBP 8.82||GBP 88.17|
|United States of America||USD 0.13||USD 0.64||USD 1.27||USD 12.72||USD 127.20|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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