The American dollar is the currency of general use. The bills are the same used worldwide, however there are coins issued in the country. Euros and other currencies must be exchanged at the current exchange rate.

Currency exchange
Is possible to exchange euros and other currencies at authorized exchange offices, hotels and banks. It is not recommended to exchange currency in the streets.

There are ATMs throughout the city; they can be easily found and they work with all types of debit and credit cards

Credit cards
The most accepted are Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Diners Club.

If your card is lost or stolen, call the following numbers to block it:

Diners Club: +593 (02) 2984444.
American Express: 1700 242424.
Visa: +1 (303) 967-1096
Mastercard: +1 (636) 722-7111.
Note: the phone numbers are subject to change.

Traveller’s Checks
Can be used in banking institutions, however, they are not accepted in touristic sites.