Georgian Lari (GEL) Profile

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1/100, tetri
Coins freq used: 
1 lari, 2 lari, 1 tetri, 2 tetri, 5 tetri, 10 tetri, 20 tetri, 50 tetri
Coins rarely used: 
Banknotes freq used: 
5 lari, 10 lari, 20 lari, 50 lari
Banknotes rarely used: 
1 lari, 2 lari, 100 lari, 200 lari
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National Bank of Georgia (
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The Georgian Lari (GEL) is the official currency of Georgia. It is the legal tender used for all transactions within the country.


The Georgian Lari was introduced in 1995, replacing the Georgian Coupon at a rate of 1 Lari = 1,000 Coupons.

Georgia is a country located at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, known for its diverse landscapes, ancient history, and unique culture.

Coins and Banknotes:

The Georgian Lari is subdivided into 100 tetri.


Coins currently in circulation are 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, and 50 tetri, as well as 1 and 2 lari.


The most commonly used banknotes are 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 lari.

Each banknote typically features important historical figures, landmarks, and symbols of Georgia.