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 0.86||AUD 1.71||AUD 17.14||AUD 171.42|
|Canada||CAD 0.17||CAD 0.85||CAD 1.70||CAD 16.97||CAD 169.74|
|Ireland||EUR 0.12||EUR 0.58||EUR 1.16||EUR 11.59||EUR 115.90|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.19||NZD 0.94||NZD 1.88||NZD 18.77||NZD 187.69|
|South Africa||ZAR 1.96||ZAR 9.78||ZAR 19.55||ZAR 195.51||ZAR 1,955.12|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.09||GBP 0.45||GBP 0.90||GBP 8.96||GBP 89.63|
|United States of America||USD 0.13||USD 0.64||USD 1.27||USD 12.73||USD 127.30|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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