Here you will find important tips and useful information for Lesser Antilles.
in Swiss francs (CHF)
For ATM cash withdrawals
in local currency
For minor expenses on arrival in country of destination
Local currency / ISO Code
East Caribbean dollar XCD
Currency exchange rate
XCD 100 = ~ CHF 39.00 ; CHF 1 = ~ XCD 2.56 (07/2020)
Payment by credit card is relatively common. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
Most locations of the other Part of Lesser Antilles do not allow cash withdrawals using the Travel card. Due to the limited number of ATMs available, cash are advised
The Travel Mastercard card is accepted at major hotels and restaurant
Credit cards are recommended for car rentals. Prepaid cards are generally accepted for payment but not for reservations. Please check the possible payment methods with the car rental company in advance.
Travelers are advised to take cash in US dollar (USD).
Currency exchange not advised on the black market.
- 5 h / - 6 h during our summer time
0 41 St. Vincent and Grenadines (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
011 41 Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, Montserrat, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
110/220/240 volt / adapter required
Passport still valid 6 months or more after arrival, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months.
Caracas (Venezuela), Centro Letonia, Torre Ing-Bank, piso 15, Av. Eugenio Mendoza y San Felipe, La Castellana
Tel. +58 212 267 95 85
8.00 - 12.00/13.00 h and 15.00 - 17.00 h (Mon - Fri)
8.00/8.30 - 12.00/12.30 h and 13.00/13.30 - 16.00/17.00 h (Mon - Sat)
Local driver's license required for car rentals.
Visitors Driver's License issued by local police upon presentation of Swiss license (English translation recommended).
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 to 25 (varies by company).
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, polio and measles recommended.
Part of the Lesser Antilles are St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Christopher, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica and Montserrat.
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