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Is it better to exchange british pounds in sharm or the uk?

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Is it better to exchange british pounds in sharm or the uk?

Hi there first time going to egypt sharm el sheikh, just wondering if its better to exchange british pounds to egyptian pounds in the uk or in sharm?

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1. Re: Is it better to exchange british pounds in sharm or the uk?

You will get the best rate in Sharm. About 1£ to 12LE.

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2. Re: Is it better to exchange british pounds in sharm or the uk?

See the Egyptian buy & sell prices here http://www.nbe.com.eg/en/ExchangeRate.aspx and compare with your local buy & sell

It's not the actual exchange rate that's different, but the Egyptian banks don't have buy & sell rates 10% adrift from the actual!!

Edited: 19 May 2014, 21:26
3. Re: Is it better to exchange british pounds in sharm or the uk?

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