Money Exchange

While in Goa, money exchange must be one of your primary concerns. You need not worry and rack your brains over currency exchange in Goa. There are plenty of money exchangers here and most hotels also offer this service to tourists who come from outside India. Just to make sure that you travel safe while in Goa, convert your money into Traveler's Cheques. They are easy to use and can be recovered in case of a theft. The standard Indian Rupee is also used in Goa as all over India. Notes are in the denominations of Rs. 1000, Rs. 500, Rs.100, Rs.50, Rs.10 and Rs. 5. You can also find coins in the denomination of Rs.10, Rs.5, Rs.2 and Re.1.

The airport in Goa has facilities for exchanging currency and you can get your money converted there itself. There are many reliable banks in Goa that provide the facility of currency exchange. Credit cards like Visa, MasterCard, etc. are accepted by most hotels and restaurants and one can also withdraw money against these cards. Always exchange your money in a reputed and reliable money exchange bureau or bank. Do not hesitate to inform the Police and your embassy in case of a theft. Given below is a list of banks where you can avail the facility of currency exchange:

Bank of Baroda Central Bank Centurion Bank
State Bank of India Bank of India Punjab National Bank
HDFC Bank ICICI Bank UTI Bank