Country and Currency Information

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Time Zone (GMT):-6
Capital City:Guatemala City
Largest City:Guatemala City
Currency:Guatemalan Quetzal = 100 centavos
Currency Code:GTQ
Banknote Denominations:50 centavos / 1 quetzal / 5 / 10 / 20 / 50 / 100 / 200
Exchangeable Currencies:US Dollar

GOV.UK Travel Advice

Saturday 20 October 2018 9:06pm
Latest Update: Summary - There are currently large numbers of migrants moving en masse from Honduras through Guatemala to Mexico and beyond. This is having an impact on border crossings. Travellers are advised to check with local authorities and tour operators before attempting to cross land borders.

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