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Cliffs of Moher Day Trip from Galway

Cliffs of Moher Day Trip from Galway

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Marvel at the natural majesty of the UNESCO-listed Cliffs of Moher on a full-day trip to one of Ireland’s most popular attractions from Galway. Accompanied by a professional guide, travel south by luxury coach and pass through quaint fishing villages like Doolin and Kinvara. Admire the ancient fortress of Dunguaire Castle; immerse yourself in the Burren, a limestone landscape reminiscent of the moon’s surface; and then spend a leisurely two hours walking the trails surrounding the colossal Cliffs of Moher.
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  • 8 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.70
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$47.70

Cliffs of Moher and Burren Day Trip, Including Dunguaire Castle, Aillwee Cave, and Doolin from Galway

Cliffs of Moher and Burren Day Trip, Including Dunguaire Castle, Aillwee Cave, and Doolin from Galway

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Explore Ireland’s beautiful Burren region and discover top natural landmarks including the Cliffs of Moher with ease on this day tour from Galway. Travel through the Burren’s rugged landscapes with your guide and discover local attractions such as the 16th-century Dunguaire Castle and Aillwee Cave. Explore walking trails on top of the mighty Cliffs of Moher at your leisure and enjoy panoramic views over the coastal scenery. Watch the skies for sightings of native birdlife, then stop in Doolin on route back to Galway.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.70
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$47.70

Connemara Day Trip from Galway: Cong and the Kylemore Abbey

Connemara Day Trip from Galway: Cong and the Kylemore Abbey

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Delve into the rugged wilderness of Connemara, an Irish county thronged with historic monuments and natural splendor, on a full-day tour from Galway City. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, explore the perfectly preserved Franciscan friary of Ross Errilly Friary and enjoy some leisurely free time in Cong, a picturesque village. Gaze at the tranquil surfaces of Lough Carrib and Loch NaFooey and discover the elaborate walled gardens of Kylemore Abbey. Enjoy a pleasant balance of guided tours and independent exploration during this enriching excursion.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.10
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$37.10

Cliffs Of Moher Tour from Galway including Doolin Village
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Cliffs Of Moher Tour from Galway including Doolin Village

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Enhance your experience of Ireland’s spectacular Cliffs of Moher on a full-day excursion from Galway. With a professional guide, travel to the quaint village of Doolin to enjoy chowder, chocolate and the colorful architecture of the enclave. Continue to the spectacular Cliffs of Moher, 200-meter (700-foot) mounds that tower over the crashing Atlantic Sea, and spend some relaxed free time absorbing panoramic vistas. Return to Galway via the Wild Atlantic Way and gaze at scenes of outstanding natural beauty as you travel.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.70
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Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher Cruise

Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher Cruise

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This Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher cruise will take you to beautiful areas of Ireland that can only be reached by boat. Your guide will tell you about the history of the villages you encounter and point out highlights such as one of Ireland’s most beautiful beaches. This tour gives you the freedom to explore independently, hire a bike, or grab some lunch. A highlight is the views from the top of the Cliffs of Moher.
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  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.60
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Connemara Day Trip Including Leenane Village and Kylemore Abbey from Galway

Connemara Day Trip Including Leenane Village and Kylemore Abbey from Galway

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Discover top attractions including Leenane Village and Kylemore Abbey on this day trip to Connemara from Galway. Travel to Connemara as your guide sheds light on the region’s rich heritage and spectacular natural scenery. Take in fine views over the Twelve Pins mountain range and enjoy free time to explore Leenane Village at your leisure. Visit attractive landmarks such as Killary Fjord and Kylemore Abbey, and gain insight into Ireland’s heritage. Stop in the Irish-speaking village of Spiddal and perhaps try chatting to the locals, then head back to Galway.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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$47.70
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$47.70

Belmullet Small-Group Walking Tour

Belmullet Small-Group Walking Tour

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One might think that there is little to say about a small town in North Mayo. This tour will change that. The tour takes two hours but there are so many stories that the tour could take much longer!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$10.60
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$10.60

Small Group - Cliffs Cruise, Aran Islands AND Connemara in One Day from Galway

Small Group - Cliffs Cruise, Aran Islands AND Connemara in One Day from Galway

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Discover the best of the Wild Atlantic Way with this full-day tour from Galway. Set out on a combination coach and boat tour to see top landmarks in the west of Ireland including the Cliffs of Moher, the Aran Islands, and Connemara. See the Cliffs of Moher from below during a boat journey, visit the island of Inis Oirr, and back on the mainland, explore the coastal town of Ballyvaughan.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.74
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$83.74

Small-Group Morning Walking Tour of Galway

Small-Group Morning Walking Tour of Galway

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This walking tour will bring you through the medieval streets of Galway is led by an experienced local guide from the city. We will show you the important sites that has made Galway the city that it is. We also use our local knowledge of Galway to show you the places that we love to eat and drink. The final part of the tour takes you to a beautiful area of the city that is rarely on other walking tours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.80
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$31.80

Private Luxury Tour of Kauai: South & West Shores
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Private Luxury Tour of Kauai: South & West Shores

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Swap crowded tour buses for a crowd-free and personalized experience of Kauai. This private tour of Kauai's south and west shores is just for you and your party so you'll have the flexibility to customize your itinerary so that you only visit places you want to see, from beaches and waterfalls to lookouts and wildlife reserves.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$334.68
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Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher & Cliff Cruise tour from Galway. Guided. Full day
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Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher & Cliff Cruise tour from Galway. Guided. Full day

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Experience the mighty Cliffs of Moher, a UNESCO World Heritage site, from both land and sea on this full-day tour from Galway. Marvel at the scenery along the Wild Atlantic Way; cruise out to Inisheer, one of the Aran Islands; then hike along the cliff-tops and enjoy spectacular views across the Atlantic.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.92
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$86.92

Galway City on Foot with Seán: Stories, History, Local Tips, Chat and More..

Galway City on Foot with Seán: Stories, History, Local Tips, Chat and More..

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Tour guide, teacher, actor and storyteller, Seán does not do average: "His storytelling was compelling and his sense of humour made it one of the most enjoyable tours we have ever taken." (Tripadvisor) History, stoytelling, an in-depth knowledge of Galway's past and present, enthusiasm, humour and warmth combine to create an "excellent, fun and relaxed" experience (Lonely Planet Guide). Past guests say: "This man is the real deal for a first-hand guide to Galway." "I usually get very bored with the usual history guided tours, but Sean was able to relate history in stories that were exciting and fun to listen and understand!" "We highly recommend this tour - it's not to be missed!" "Sean was very friendly and funny... very knowledgeable and enthusiastic, and he told the real stories behind the history! " "The most informative, funny, and downright passionate walking tour I've had in a long time... Sean's personality is so magnetic you just want to spend the rest of the day with him."
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.40
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Galway City Walking Tour

Galway City Walking Tour

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Explore the vibrant city of Galway with a local guide during this small-group walking tour. Maximize time in Galway with an itinerary that includes top landmarks such as Eyre Square, Lynch’s Castle, the Spanish Arch, and the Oscar Wilde statue. Learn about Galway’s history, heritage, and culture from a local guide during this walking tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.20
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Walking Tour of The Quiet Man Film Locations in Cong

Walking Tour of The Quiet Man Film Locations in Cong

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The Quiet Man Film Locations Walking Tour is a must for fans of the John Wayne classic, The Quiet Man. The guided tour brings visitors to the original film locations including Inisfree, Castletown, the Pat Cohan's Bar, the Dying Man's House, the Reverend Playfair's House, the fight scenes, the courting scenes and the "patty fingers in the holy water" scenes. Visitors hear: what happened when Hollywood invaded the sleepy village of Cong in 1951; what the film stars were like; how they interacted with the locals; and how the locals became intimately involved in the making of the movie. The tour includes entrance to The Quiet Man Museum. Visitors can dress up in costume for photos and re-enactments. A great interactive experience full of good old Irish craic. The walking tour and museum entry last approximately 1 hour. The tour consists of a short, easy stroll around the village of Cong with stops every few minutes at the movie locations.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.20
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$21.20

Magical Inishbofin Island on the Connemara Coast from Galway including Lunch

Magical Inishbofin Island on the Connemara Coast from Galway including Lunch

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Explore the Connemara Coast without the stress of planning on a full day tour with round-trip transport from Galway City. In addition to small towns and landmarks often missed by visitors, the day’s itinerary includes rare views of the countryside and coastline from the bus and ferry. Freshly-prepared lunch and drinks are included for your convenience.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.72
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$118.72

Cliffs of Moher walk with local farmer. Clare. Guided. 3 hours.

Cliffs of Moher walk with local farmer. Clare. Guided. 3 hours.

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Discover the beauty and culture of County Clare with a half-day guided walk led by a local farmer. Go for a stroll along the region’s famous sea cliffs and learn about the history and folklore of this corner of Ireland. Admire views of local landmarks including the Aran Islands, the Dingle Peninsula, and the Twelve Bens of Connemara during this walk in the countryside.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.57
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$25.57

5-Day Magical Southern Explorer Small Group Tour
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5-Day Magical Southern Explorer Small Group Tour

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Maximize time in the west of Ireland with a five-day tour departing from Galway. Explore the Wild Atlantic Way with a small group and see popular landmarks including the Cliffs of Moher, the Ring of Kerry, and Killarney National Park. Skip the hassle of planning and leave the driving to your guide during this multi-day itinerary that includes traditional Irish music in Doolin, historic pubs in Galway, and historic sites like Blarney Castle.
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  • 5 days
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$1,325.03
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Private Connemara Day Tour
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Private Connemara Day Tour

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Take your sightseeing experience in Connemara to the next level, and book a privately guided tour for your group of family and friends. With a guide as your personal chauffeur, you’ll discover the highlights of the region like Aughnanure Castle without feeling rushed, and learn more about Irish culture along the way. Note that lunch and entry fees are paid at your own expense.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$609.51
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Galway City's Horrible History Walking Tour

Galway City's Horrible History Walking Tour

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Join this fascinating guided leisurely stroll through the medieval streets of Galway. This horrible history tour brings to life the events that shaped this city as well as Ireland and is full of stories of blood, battles and Irish black humour! From Viking raids, to the Spanish Armada, to Cromwell's siege of the city and enslavement of the population, this tour will open your eyes to what life was like inside and outside the walls of 'The City of the Tribes', for the past thousand years.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$16.96
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Aran islands pub tour from Galway. Inisheer/Inishmore. Private guide. Full day.

Aran islands pub tour from Galway. Inisheer/Inishmore. Private guide. Full day.

Take a scenic flight to the unique Aran Islands and enjoy their local freshly caught seafood, fine ales and warm hospitality on this privately guided pub tour. Availability: March to October. Max: 8. Enjoy a day packed full of everything the West of Ireland has to offer on this privately guided unique tour. Pick up included from Galway by your private local knowledgeable guide and travel to Connemara International Airport for the flight across Galway Bay with commanding views of the coastline, the Cliffs of Moher and limestone landscape of the three Aran Islands. On your arrival on Inisheer, the smallest of the Aran Islands, food and drink of the highest quality awaits you. You will visit three hostelries on the island where you will meet the locals and enjoy the unique atmosphere on the island made famous by Father Ted. Back to Connemara for your return trip to Galway, where we will stop at Tigh Chualain, west of Spiddal for our last pub of this truly enjoyable and unique tour.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$545.91
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History & cultural tour of Inishmore, Aran Islands. Galway. Private. 2 ½ hours

History & cultural tour of Inishmore, Aran Islands. Galway. Private. 2 ½ hours

Step off the ferry/plane onto Inis MĂłr island and meet your native Irish speaking guide, who is a gifted storyteller and a national food champion. In his entertaining company, gain insights into the culture and history of this remote island on a tour that includes spectacular coastal scenery with stop offs at the World Heritage Site of DĂşn Aonghus, the monastic site of The Seven Churches, a seal colony viewing point and a visit to local craft village to meet the locals and see Celtic inspired crafts. Your guide will share his remarkable insights into the customs and traditions of an island that has been home to his ancestors for as long as time can remember.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$511.27
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The best of Galway walking tour

The best of Galway walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Which world famous actor born here? What symbolize Claddagh Ring is Galway’s? You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Galway is home to the longest place name in Ireland, Muckanaghederdauhaulia, which means “piggery between two briny places”. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Galway. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$253.35
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$253.35
Price varies by group size

Lough Corrib History and Scenic Lake Cruise from Lisloughrey Pier Tour

Lough Corrib History and Scenic Lake Cruise from Lisloughrey Pier Tour

Step on board and take a fascinating history cruise on beautiful Lough Corrib with local historian and boat captain Patrick, as he takes you on a captivating journey through time. Lough Corrib is the largest lake in the Republic of Ireland and reputedly has 365 islands in it . Your skipper will tell you the amazing history and ancient folklore of the lake and the surrounding area as the scenic landscape unfolds before your eyes. During the cruise you’ll experience the breath-taking scenery of the surrounding Connemara Mountains and well as seeing famous Ashford Castle from the water. This medieval and Victorian castle which has been expanded over the centuries, was once owned by the Guinness family who used it as a hunting lodge and is now five star luxury hotel. The castle was built on the perimeter of a monastic site in 1228 and has a rich and colourful history. A visit to The Old Steamers Quay on the lake and views of Lord Ardilaun’s Obelisk are highlights of the cruise.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.80
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A taste of the Craic: A self-guided tour exploring Galway's local gastronomy

A taste of the Craic: A self-guided tour exploring Galway's local gastronomy

Discover Galway’s Latin Quarter and West side with me and the medium of fine Irish cuisine, locally sourced produce and internationally celebrated beverages. Rolling pastures meet the wild Atlantic here, and you’ll find out why this location has helped to make the city such a food lovers' destination. And it has the craic too! On this self guided audio tour along the Latin Quarter’s medieval streets, I’ll tell you about the evolution of our cuisine from the Bronze Age to our recent culinary revolution. There’s a full course of information, including: • The answer to which came first, the bacon or the egg • A primer on spuds and Ireland's relationship with the humble potato • A guide to spotting the Salmon of all Knowledge • An introduction into Ireland's whiskey heritage just long enough to wet your lips
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  • 40 to 55 minutes
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$7.26
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