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 0.34||AUD 1.71||AUD 3.42||AUD 34.23||AUD 342.29|
|Canada||CAD 0.35||CAD 1.76||CAD 3.52||CAD 35.21||CAD 352.15|
|Ireland||EUR 0.24||EUR 1.19||EUR 2.38||EUR 23.76||EUR 237.59|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.36||NZD 1.79||NZD 3.59||NZD 35.87||NZD 358.71|
|South Africa||ZAR 3.54||ZAR 17.72||ZAR 35.44||ZAR 354.36||ZAR 3,543.60|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.21||GBP 1.06||GBP 2.11||GBP 21.15||GBP 211.48|
|United States of America||USD 0.26||USD 1.31||USD 2.63||USD 26.27||USD 262.74|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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