It may seem to be funny but the best exchange office at the Václav Havel airport Prague is definitely McDonald. It is not a joke. When the staffs of one exchange office were asked why this is so he was not able to answer the question properly and he referred to senior.
There are ten currency exchanges on Airport Prague but only McDonald is the most favourable
What is the exchange rate at the exchange office?
When you want to exchange money at the Václav Havel airport Prague you can get one Euro for 22,1 Czech crowns. If you want to buy some meal at McDonald you can pay in Euros, however they will give you change in Czech crowns. The exchange rate is 24,5 Czech crowns for one Euro which makes it the best exchange office at the Václav Havel airport Prague.
Exchange in Airport Prague? No!
Even though there are five bureaus of Currency Exchange of Travelex on the terminal number two and five bureaus of Currency Exchange of Travelex on the terminal number one have about one Czech crown higher exchange rate and what´s more there is also five per cent fee than McDonald. This fact that the currency exchange offer less convenient exchange rate than sellers is everywhere. Even majority of all phoned restaurants, hotels, and coffees, shops at Wenceslas and Old Town Square accept Euro and all of them have the better exchange rate than the observed currency exchanges (often more than tens of per cent). Despite this fact Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the website Czech. cz encourages tourists to change their money at the currency exchange. The ministry writes that sellers have mostly inconvenient exchange rate and therefore it is ideal to get Czech currency for you stay in the Czech Republic at the currency exchange.
This article is inspired from the video of Janek Rubeš – project Prague vs. Croocks and website Scams in Prague – www.scamsinprague.com