What is the equivalent of $1 USD US dollar to the Guatemalan quetzal?

What is the equivalent of $1 USD US dollar to the Guatemalan quetzal?

Convert US Dollar to Guatemalan Quetzal

1 USD 7.66143 GTQ
5 USD 38.3071 GTQ
10 USD 76.6143 GTQ
25 USD 191.536 GTQ

What is an interesting fact about the history of the quetzal?

Fun Facts about the Resplendent Quetzal It is the only bird on earth with the word “resplendent” in its common name. Young males take up to three years to grow their long tail feathers to the full length. Aztec and Mayan cultures considered Quetzal tail feathers as symbols of wealth and even used them as currency.

Is the quetzal pegged to the dollar?

The quetzal is a free floating currency, but was once pegged to the U.S. dollar and before that adhered to the gold standard. Guatemala is the largest economy in Central America, and tenth-largest in Latin America.

How much does a quetzal cost?

Dollar to Guatemala Quetzal Exchange Rate Today, Live 1 USD to GTQ = 7.6726 (Convert Dollars to Guatemala Quetzal)

Are US dollars accepted in Guatemala?

The US dollar is by far the most widely accepted foreign currency in Guatemala; that said, it is not a semi-official one, and you can’t get by with a fistful of greenbacks and no quetzals. Euros and other foreign currencies are tricky to cash; try foreign-owned hotels or stores.

What are 3 fun facts about Guatemala?

10 Facts About Guatemala

  • Guatemala is best known as the birthplace of the Mayan civilisation and many of its ancient traditions are present across the country.
  • Cactus offers outstanding Spanish language courses in Guatemala, in the UK, online and private classes.
  • Guatemala boasts three UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Can I use USD in Guatemala?

How much cash should I bring to Guatemala?

Guatemala is one of the most affordable countries in Central America. You can travel very cheaply or spend a little more and live in real comfort or luxury. Budget travelers can get by on as little as $20 a day, while $70 a day will allow you to travel reasonably well.