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Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!



Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

  • Conversation value of each currency
  • What currencies are accepted in the Triplice Border region?
  • Which currency to use at the Triple Border?
  • An important tip
  • The stay with the best rate in lodging!

Are you coming to do your shopping in Paraguay or visiting Puerto Iguazú in Argentina? So you probably need tips on which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina in order to avoid the disadvantage of losing money!

Rest assured, read this article and learn how to get the upper hand when you come to Foz do Iguaçu to meet the Triple Frontier!

What currencies are accepted in the Triplice Border region?

At the border we use more than one type of currencies, on account of neighboring countries, trade and etc, but what currencies are most used here anyway? See below!

Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

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Conversation value of each currency:

From US Dollars to Brazilian Reais (14 / 10 / 19):

  • Dollar: $ 1,00
  • Actual: $ 4,12

From brazilian reals to argentine pesos (14 / 10 / 19):

  • Actual: $ 1,00
  • Weight: ARS $ 14,09

From Brazilian Reais to Paraguayan Guarani (14 / 10 / 19):

  • Actual: $ 1,00
  • Guarani: Gs $ 1.555,81

Dollar:

The world renowned dollar is a highly valued currency used here at the border, mainly because thanks to the number of tourists and visitors the use of this currency is constant!

Not only here, the dollar is a well-used currency anywhere in the world, so when in doubt, wherever you go, opt for it or the local currency of the country!

Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

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But to highlight here at the Triple Frontier, Paraguay has this currency as a favorite in trade relations, where it easily accepts it is already more favorable because the products there in Ciudad Del Este are usually in dollars, so pay with real or in another currency will not be worth it, because in Paraguay there is a devaluation of the real, Guarani or peso against the dollar, where you pay an extra amount for the conversation, so do not choose the exchange prefer to pay in dollars!

Already in Argentina the dollar is also well accepted, but unlike Paraguay this currency is not effective in all situations! Later we will explain better, follow this matter and understand!

Real:

Given the Guarani and the peso our national currency has an appreciation advantage! The Real is accepted in both Argentina and Paraguay, but remember what we mentioned earlier about conversion values!

An example is in Ciudad Del Este, where payments in reais are converted to dollars, in which case our currency will not fall to you as well financially as if you buy in directly in dollars!

Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

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Also, if you exchange the Real in inappropriate places, you can be at great economic disadvantage, so prefer to do this kind of currency exchange in Foz do Iguaçu which is close to those regions!

Weight:

A currency most commonly used between Brazil and Argentina is the Argentine peso, such currency is best accepted within its national territory for commercial purposes there, such as tours, shops, restaurants and so on.

Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

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So, it is a good choice to carry some pesos with you if you go for a deeper tour of the country, or just want to know Puerto Iguazú and its specialties. You will have no problem buying some things there!

Guarani:

Guarani is the national currency of Paraguay, and despite not being widely recognized by tourists from Foz do Iguaçu, this currency means to Paraguay, almost the same as the Argentine peso means to Argentina!

The Paraguayan Guarani is for you to use it more within Paraguay, as it is your national currency, with it you can buy things and explore the country more deeply, going to the sights, restaurants, snack bars, fueling the car at the gas stations. gasoline and so on.

As the Paraguayan currency has a lot of decimal numbers compared to the Brazilian currency, we recommend that you pay close attention when changing!

Also read: >> Paraguay Shopping: 10 Common Questions That Come Up Before You Go To Ciudad Del Este <<

Which currency to use at the Triple Border?

Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

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Now that you know better the currencies here in the region, you may be wondering "Which one should I use more then?"

Sort of already answered in the previous explanations, the answer to this question is quite simple:

Brazil:

In Foz do Iguaçu despite being a country well frequented by tourists every year, it is still one of the regions that commercially speaking, such as stores, markets, restaurants and etc. only accept Brazilian reais, so it is necessary to exchange your currency for the Brazilian. . But who gets a big advantage in this regard is the dollar that overvalued in exchange for reais!

Paraguay:

For shopping in the well-known border trade of Ciudad Del Este and Foz, as we mentioned, is the most used dollar!

It is advisable to do the dollar conversation at a currency exchange office in Paraguay, as there is no tax on the conversation!

To explore further into the country, passing even Ciudad Del Este, here is the use of Guarani for various situations!

Argentina:

A currency used in Argentinas is the dollar itself, which just like the Argentine peso is for shopping! But to be able to buy more things in this country it is recommended to have weights, as it is advantageous for your purchase and in it you can easily do more activities and programs within Argentina!

An important tip:

Which currency to use in Paraguay and Argentina? Hotel Tarobá Tips!

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Regardless of where you are visiting, it is essential not to exchange with street changers, because in addition to dangerous, in this activity the price of the quote may be well above the actual monetary value it should have.

Ideally you should go to reliable exchange houses, right here in Foz do Iguaçu we have many of them scattered around the city, some are right in the center and very close to Hotel Tarobá!

Also shopping in Ciudad Del Este with cards, which should already be international, is not very recommended, as stores usually charge a fee for the purchase, not to mention that in addition to that has the fee for the card IOF tax!

Read more at: >> Shopping in Paraguay - Card, Dollar or Real? Know which currency to use when making your purchases <<

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We are right in the center of Foz do Iguaçu, having a location full of advantages besides the delicious breakfast that will make you return more often to the city and to the Tarobá Hotel!

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