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Currency to carry

New Delhi, India
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Currency to carry

Hi

Please tell me which currecy is good to carry in Bali and Singapore.

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Canberra
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1. Re: Currency to carry

$A, $US, Euros, Singapore dollars and British pounds.

denpasar
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If you are coming from india definitely usd , do not bring rupee, thenexchange rate is so low for rupee

Bangkok, Thailand
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Hi,

 

You can exchange INR at Central Kuta in Bali no problem.

http://www.centralkutabali.com/index.php

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Yes you can exchange INR but the rate is very poor. For other major currencies the exchange rate is generally close to the XE.com rate. INR way off.

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Do carry money in USD - you get good rates on USD exchange in both India and Bali.

We carried ~500 USD for 9 day trip. Fell short of money and used ATM with my HDFC bank master card.

Difference between using card and cash is < 5%. Wherever possible use card - restaurants, entry fees, etc.

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