The official currency is the Surinamese Dollar (SRD). Money can be exchanged at banks; the best currencies to change are US Dollars or Pounds Sterling. Major international credit cards are accepted at larger hotels and restaurants. ATMs are available in towns and cities throughout the country.
Currency Exchange Rates
|A$ 1||A$ 5||A$ 10||A$ 100||A$ 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 1.00||A$ 5.00||A$ 10.00||A$ 100.00||A$ 1,000.00|
|Canada||C$ 0.95||C$ 4.75||C$ 9.49||C$ 94.93||C$ 949.28|
|Ireland||€ 0.66||€ 3.31||€ 6.62||€ 66.16||€ 661.56|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 1.09||NZ$ 5.45||NZ$ 10.90||NZ$ 109.05||NZ$ 1,090.47|
|South Africa||R 10.27||R 51.34||R 102.68||R 1,026.81||R 10,268.06|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.47||£ 2.34||£ 4.68||£ 46.78||£ 467.80|
|United States of America||US$ 0.71||US$ 3.56||US$ 7.12||US$ 71.24||US$ 712.35|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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