India is a wonderful place to explore places and to splurge away! Anyone travelling to India can exchange the currency of their respective country at the currency exchange booths located in and outside the airport. It is always advisable to exchange foreign currency from the authorised dealers such as American Express (AmEx) or Thomas Cook etc. Also, there are many banks which are certified currency exchangers.
Here are some of the best and safest places for money exchange:
There is a currency exchange booth located at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI), Delhi. These currency exchange booths are available 24x7 while arriving or departing international flights. It is advisable to get your currency exchanged before leaving the airport to avoid any hassles.
Located at 1-A Hamilton House, CP, this American Express bank happens to be a favourite amongst the travellers who want to get their currency exchanged. This bank is closed on Sundays, but offers services 10 AM onwards on the other six days.
Located at C-33 Connaught Place, Inner Circle, Thomas Cook India is the largest non-banking authorized dealer in India that provides foreign exchange services to various customers in India and abroad.
There are several money changers in this part of Delhi for travellers to choose from and Chequepoint foreign exchange in the main market, about 500 M from the New Delhi Railway Station, exchanges cash and travellers cheques without commission. The service is available daily between 9:30 AM & 8 PM.
Located at Scindia House, CP, it's a leading provider of financial services and products. Another safe place for travellers to get their currency exchanged.
This place is located in CP, Nehru Place & Janakpuri in Delhi and Gurgaon & Noida in NCR. It is a reliable place to get your foreign currency exchanged and they give you good rates. This money exchanger is well known as RRSB FOREX. Its website is: http://www.rrsbforex.com/.
Located in the main market, Rajouri Garden is a popular currency exchanger in Delhi as it is a RBI Approved Money Changer that provides quick service. It is an authorised agency for the issue of foreign currency and offers the best rates. An additional service that this agency provides is door-to-door services wherein they deliver the exchanged foreign currency at your doorstep.
This one’s located opposite Inner Circle in N-54A, Connaught Place (CP) – A safe place to get FOREX.
This happens to be one of the most reliable places to exchange your currency. Its office is located in N-36 Bombay Life Building, Connaught Place (CP) and is open from Monday to Saturday from 9:30 AM onwards. You can also exchange your money against cards at this trusted place.