The currency of Guatemala is the Guatemalan Quetzal. It's code is GTQ & its symbol is Q. According to our data, USD to GTQ is the most popular Quetzal exchange rate conversion.
The most frequently used banknotes in Guatemala are: Q1, Q5, Q10, Q20, Q50, Q100, Q200, 50. It's solely used in Guatemala.
The Quetzal was introduced to replace the peso in 1925 during the time of President Jose Maria Orellana. His image still appears on the obverse of the 1 Quetzal note. Until 1987, the Quetzal was pegged to the US Dollar.