Taiwan's currency is the New Taiwan Dollar (TWD), which is divided into 100 cents. Foreign currencies can be exchanged at government-designated banks and hotels. Receipts are given when currency is exchanged, and must be presented in order to exchange unused dollars before departure. Major credit cards are accepted and ATMs are plentiful. Banks are open Monday to Friday.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Taiwan||TWD 1||TWD 5||TWD 10||TWD 100||TWD 1,000|
|Australia||A$ 0.04||A$ 0.22||A$ 0.43||A$ 4.34||A$ 43.39|
|Canada||C$ 0.04||C$ 0.20||C$ 0.41||C$ 4.08||C$ 40.84|
|Ireland||€ 0.03||€ 0.14||€ 0.27||€ 2.72||€ 27.17|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 0.05||NZ$ 0.24||NZ$ 0.48||NZ$ 4.84||NZ$ 48.45|
|South Africa||R 0.41||R 2.05||R 4.10||R 40.99||R 409.92|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.02||£ 0.10||£ 0.20||£ 1.98||£ 19.81|
|United States of America||US$ 0.03||US$ 0.15||US$ 0.31||US$ 3.08||US$ 30.76|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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