What is the currency in Egypt?
Every tourist, before the forthcoming trip to a hot country, always thinks about what kind of currency he will need. What is the currency in Egypt? In the most popular country for recreation.
Everyone knows the national currency - the Egyptian pound, however, there is another name for the Egyptian currency - the Egyptian lira (LE). The local population uses the name guinea.
But, what currency to take to Egypt is the most profitable? As before, in the country of the pyramids, the leading position is taken by the US dollar, it is accepted with pleasure by both banks and exchange offices. In advance, you need to take care of exchanging dollars for small bills, as they can pay in cafes, in shops, and in taxis, if for some reason you could not reach the bank and exchange them for Egyptian pounds. But, surrender will be given to you only in pounds of Egyptian. Recently, except for the dollar, the euro is becoming popular in Egypt, but accept it, still, not so willingly as the dollar.