Readers ask: What Is The Best Currency To Take To Bali From Australia?
- 1 What is the best currency to take to Bali?
- 2 Should you exchange money before going to Bali?
- 3 Does Bali accept Australian dollars?
- 4 What currency do tourists use in Bali?
- 5 Can I use my Visa debit card in Bali?
- 6 How much cash should I take to Bali?
- 7 Why is Bali so cheap?
- 8 How much is a meal in Bali?
- 9 Is Bali expensive to visit?
- 10 Can you brush your teeth with tap water in Bali?
- 11 How much is a Coke in Bali?
- 12 Can I use my credit card in Bali?
- 13 Does US dollar go far in Bali?
What is the best currency to take to Bali?
Better to take hard currency and change when you arrive. Pounds are acceptable, as are euros, but US or Australian dollars are better regarded and generally secure the best rates.
Should you exchange money before going to Bali?
We usually recommend waiting until you arrive in Bali to get your rupiah. Money changers in Bali can and will exchange all major currencies. Traveller’s Cheques can be exchanged at most money changers but the rate of exchange will be slightly lower.
Does Bali accept Australian dollars?
Can you use Australian Dollars in Bali? No, you can’t. While we travel to Bali and Indonesia very frequently, you cannot use Australian dollars in Bali. Just like you can’t use Indonesian Rupiah here!
What currency do tourists use in Bali?
The currency in Bali is the Indonesian Rupiah and the best option to exchange your currency is to get it from an authorised agency or your bank before your Bali trip.
Can I use my Visa debit card in Bali?
Can Debit Cards be used in Bali? As a rule of thumb, Visa and Mastercard Debit cards are processed exactly the same as Credit Cards. However plain debit cards not linked to one of Visa or Mastercard are not accepted.
How much cash should I take to Bali?
For spending money we recommend bringing the following, based on your travel budget: Low-cost: IDR200,000 ($19) per person, per day if you plan to eat local and take public transport. Mid-range: IDR530,000 ($50) per person, per day if you plan to dine in restaurants and hire a car or take private transport.
Why is Bali so cheap?
So, why is Bali so cheap? Bali is extremely cheap because daily expenses are way lower than in other countries. Meals, hotels rooms, shopping, transport fees, and every other expense are all much cheaper. After calculations, it costs around $80 dollars per day to live a great life in Bali.
How much is a meal in Bali?
While meal prices in Bali can vary, the average cost of food in Bali is Rp258,405 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Bali should cost around Rp103,362 per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner.
Is Bali expensive to visit?
Bali is already the most expensive tourist destination in Indonesia and is slowly becoming more expensive as tourists discover more of Bali, but cheap food and accommodation are still widely available if you don’t mind basic accommodations, stick to your budget, and bargain respectfully for prices.
Can you brush your teeth with tap water in Bali?
the first thing to remember is that it’s not safe to drink the tap water in Indonesia – Bali included. Make sure you keep bottled water with you at all times (and brush your teeth with it), and ask for no ice in your drinks at bars and cafes. Use common sense when it comes to eating out in Bali.
How much is a Coke in Bali?
Soft Drinks such as coke, sprite (Average USD 0.7-1.5 bottle ) Beer (Average USD 2-4 per bottle)
Can I use my credit card in Bali?
Visa and MasterCard are the most accepted credit cards in Bali. Some hotels and restaurants do take Amex, Diners Club even less. Keep in mind that very often there will be a 3 to sometimes even 5% surcharge on credit card transactions.
Does US dollar go far in Bali?
American, Canadian, European and Australian tourists will be pleased to know that your dollars and euros will go a long way in Bali.