BGN (лв)

Currency: Lev

The Lev is the official currency of Bulgaria. One US dollar is worth around 1.65 BGN. The Lev is the official currency of Bulgaria. It was introduced in 1881 to replace the Ottoman lira. The symbol for the Lev is “лв” and it is subdivided into 100 stotinki. The Bulgarian National Bank is responsible for issuing and regulating the currency. The exchange rate of the Lev is determined by supply and demand in the foreign exchange market.