Israel's currency is the Israeli Shekel (ILS), which is divided into 100 agorot (singular is agora). Money can be changed in the small exchange bureaux found on most main streets, or at banks and hotels. ATMs are prevalent throughout the country. Most banks are open Sunday through to Friday until noon, and are open again from 4pm till 6pm on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Major credit cards are widely accepted.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Israel||ILS 1||ILS 5||ILS 10||ILS 100||ILS 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.36||AUD 1.82||AUD 3.64||AUD 36.37||AUD 363.75|
|Canada||CAD 0.36||CAD 1.80||CAD 3.60||CAD 35.96||CAD 359.61|
|Ireland||EUR 0.23||EUR 1.17||EUR 2.34||EUR 23.38||EUR 233.79|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.39||NZD 1.94||NZD 3.88||NZD 38.80||NZD 388.02|
|South Africa||ZAR 4.26||ZAR 21.29||ZAR 42.58||ZAR 425.83||ZAR 4,258.26|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.18||GBP 0.88||GBP 1.75||GBP 17.53||GBP 175.30|
|United States of America||USD 0.25||USD 1.27||USD 2.54||USD 25.39||USD 253.87|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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