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Safe travels! ️
The official currency is the Egyptian pound (EGP)
Card acceptance is quite low, areas with high tourism or more upmarket areas will tend to accept both credit and debit cards.
ATMs are generally fee-free and work with Monzo absolutely fine.
Payment and withdrawal limits
All Monzo cards have some payment and withdrawal limits. To check yours before you leave, go to your Profile section of the app and tap on Limits.
Crowdsourced merchant data
Data will most likely be scant so please try and contribute relevant feedback about transactions
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