Grenada is a country located in Caribbean. The country has no land neighbors.
English is an official language in Grenada. It means that if you speak it, you would be able to communicate with almost everyone. If not, it is highly recommended that you acquire some basic English before traveling to Grenada.
The national currency in Grenada is East Caribbean dollar (XCD). The dollar (EC$) is subdivided into 100 cent.
With today’s currency rate, 1 EUR is worth 2.94 XCD and 1 USD is worth 2.71 XCD.
Check with your bank before your trip to find out if there are any fees for using your card abroad. Some banks do not charge fees when you use a foreign ATM or pay in foreign currency, but others may charge a fixed cost for each transaction or allow a limited number of free withdrawals. The travel card provided by Wise.com, Revolut or Monose might be an excellent option to cut down on transaction fees.
Ookla® Speedtest The average fixed internet speed in Grenada is 121.71 Mbps and mobile is Mbs.The global average is 171.07 Mbps and 126.25 Mbps respectively.
ATM Density The number of ATMs per person in Grenada is close to the world average.40.62 ATMs per 100,000 people.The global average is 39.49.
SIM Registration In order to purchase a SIM card in Grenada, a passport or ID is required as identification.
There is one common socket type used in Grenada. Type G is not very common around the world, so it might be a good idea to check if your electronics need an adapter.
The sockets’ shapes and voltage differ from country to country and a travel plug adapter may be required. Portable devices, such as phones, notebooks or tablets, usually handle the entire range of voltages used across the world (110-240V).
In the year 2023, Grenada will celebrate 13 national public holidays. The next one Christmas Day will take place on December 25.
|January 1, 2023||New Year’s DayNew Year’s Day|
|February 7, 2023||Independence DayIndependence Day|
|April 7, 2023Moving holiday||Good FridayGood Friday|
|April 10, 2023Moving holiday||Easter MondayEaster Monday|
|May 1, 2023||Indian Arrival DayIndian Arrival Day|
|May 29, 2023Moving holiday||Whit MondayWhit Monday|
|June 8, 2023Moving holiday||Corpus ChristiCorpus Christi|
|August 7, 2023Moving holiday||Emancipation DayEmancipation Day|
|August 11, 2023||CarnivalCarnival|
|October 25, 2023||Thanksgiving DayThanksgiving Day|
|December 25, 2023||Christmas DayChristmas Day|
|December 26, 2023||Boxing DayBoxing Day|
What hotel chains are present in Grenada?
There are no Mariott hotels in Grenada.
There are no Hilton hotels in Grenada.
There are no IHG hotels in Grenada.
What fast food chains are present in Grenada?
The McDonald’s chain does not operate in Grenada.
The KFC chain operates in Grenada.
The Burger King chain does not operate in Grenada.
What is the weather like in St. George’s?
Weather data for St. George’s (capital city) by Open-Meteo.com
Railways There are no passenger trains available.
Subway Systems There is no subway system in any city.
Taxi Apps Unfortunately neither Uber nor Bolt are available in Grenada.
Emergency phones in Grenada
Smoking & Alcohol
Smoking ban No known rules against smoking, or no information is available.
Cananbis legality Both recreational and medicinal use of cannabis is prohibited.
The products are only for your own use or consumption, or as a present for members of your household. They may not be imported for commercial purposes under any circumstances.
- 1L of wine or spirits
- 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco