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Cairo - currency exchange

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Cairo - currency exchange


Going to Cairo for a week later in October. I know it is best to take £ sterling rather than £Egyptian - BUT where is the best place to exchange?

Are there money changers around Egypt like UAE? Do the hotels rip you off? Can you change in banks in Downtown Cairo?


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You can change your money at the airport.. I also changed money at a money changer near the museum... You could also get a debit card as there are heaps of ATMs available...

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The rate will be pretty much the same at the airport / hotel and the bank. Yes you can change money at the banks in Downtown. Like Beezely I prefer to carry less cash and use the ATM's.

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