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Private Chicago City Tour Private Sightseeing Tours

Private Chicago City Tour

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Have only a short stay planned in Chicago? Make the most of your time in the Windy City, and see more of the city in less time, when you book a private driving tour of Chicago. Pick between several convenient tour times, and meet your guide and driver directly at your hotel. Over the course of your excursion, you’ll make stops at highlight attractions like the Lincoln Park Conservatory, Millennium Park, and Museum Campus. You’ll also learn about Chicago’s history and can spy other remarkable sights as you go.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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$425.34
per group
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$425.34
per group

Private Custom City Tour in ChicagoHalf-day Tours

Private Custom City Tour in Chicago

See Chicago the way you want to see it. This private tour is fully customizable to your specifications. Whether you are interested in the architecture and history, the art, the cool neighborhoods, or peaceful parks and happening beaches, this tour will cater to your tastes. Work with a guide to discover Chicago your way.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$660.00
per group
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$660.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Chicago Highlights Driving Tour | Covid-19 safe & PRIVATE tourHalf-day Tours

Chicago Highlights Driving Tour | Covid-19 safe & PRIVATE tour

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Get an insider’s look at the Windy City’s most iconic monuments during this 3-hour private tour. Travel through Chicago aboard a private vehicle as you discover some of the city’s top neighborhoods, including the Loop, River North, the Magnificent Mile (along Michigan Avenue), Streeterville, the Gold Coast and much more. Your private driver-guide and vehicle, bottled water and round-trip hotel transport are all included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$190.00
Price varies by group size
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$190.00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Chicago City TourHalf-day Tours

Chicago City Tour

Discover Chicago and its historic Architecture, Vibrant Neighborhoods, Parks, Museums, Lakefront and more! Let the Windy City carry you away as you explore Chicago top to bottom, scoping out the city's must-see parks, can't-miss lake views, and iconic architecture on this half-day tour. From the Loop to Lincoln Park, keep your camera at the ready—Chi-town's a charmer! Begin your ride through the skyscrapers of the Loop. Watch for fly balls popping high over Wrigley Field, check out the Picasso sculpture in Richard J. Daley Square, and cross over the Chicago River on one of the city's iconic bridges. Ride along almost the entire length of the scenic Outer Drive, enjoy a verdant respite in the urban oasis of Grant Park, and keep your eyes toward the sky as you admire the John Hancock Building, listening to the history behind State Street and the Magnificent Mile.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$405.34
per group
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$405.34
per group

Private Al Capone Gangster Tour in ChicagoHalf-day Tours

Private Al Capone Gangster Tour in Chicago

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Chicago’s mob history has long been immortalized in popular media. Embark on this Chicago Gangster Tour to learn the true story. With an expert historian as your guide, you’ll visit notorious hangouts of John Dillinger, The Untouchables, and the legendary Al Capone. You’ll stop at former speakeasies, historic hotels, and epic crime sites like that of the Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$660.00
per group
From
$660.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Private Chicago City Mini Bus TourDay Cruises

Private Chicago City Mini Bus Tour

Don’t miss Chicago’s famous sights (now including Wrigley Field!) and fabulous views on this award-winning private sightseeing tour of the city. Travel through Chicago with an expert guide on a comfortable minibus, stopping at iconic locations like early skyscraper "The Rookery" (Frank Lloyd Wright architecture), Museum Campus (for the BEST skyline view in town), Millennium Park (The Bean), Buckingham Fountain, The Magnificent Mile, Lincoln Park, Chicago River, The Gold Coast, Lake Shore Drive and more! Along the way, your guide will provide historical and informational commentary about the area and its beautiful attractions. Your private tour ensures a more personal experience. If you would like to take the tour at a time other than what is offered, please note in special requests field when booking. The best way to tour at this time! Sanitized vehicles with just your group.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$200.00
per group
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$200.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Private Chicago Architecture TourHalf-day Tours

Private Chicago Architecture Tour

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Ever since Chicago became the birthplace of the modern skyscraper, the city has been renowned for its architectural creativity and ingenuity. Led by an expert guide, explore some of the city’s most iconic buildings such as Sears Tower, The John Hancock Building, historic brownstones, and the homes of Oak Park designed by beloved architect Frank Lloyd Wright. You will be able to explore the insides of some locations on this completely customizable tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$660.00
per group
From
$660.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Private Haunted History of Chicago Ghost TourHalf-day Tours

Private Haunted History of Chicago Ghost Tour

Discover spooky stories in the Windy City on a private haunted history tour. Visit places with names such as the Murder Castle and Death Alley, and hear about Al Capone and the Old Congress Hotel. See all three locations on one tour that reveals fascinating details about historical events, and rumors of murder and mayhem in Chicago.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$660.00
per group
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$660.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Tour of Chicago and the SuburbsFull-day Tours

Tour of Chicago and the Suburbs

We invites you to discover Chicago. Our private tours cater to each group’s interests, including themes such as architecture, history, culture, sports, and shopping. Each tour is customized to fit your interests and includes an expert guide, luxury vehicle, and driver. We working for clients that are looking for more than the one-size-fits-all tour. Representatives of our company will meet you and your family, friends (all companions) at the airport - warmly and without delay. For first-time visitors to Chicago, especially those with a tight schedule, this is the private tour of Chicago for you. The tour views primary tourist attractions like Navy Pier, Millennium Park, Lincoln Park, Magnificent Mile, Museum Campus, the Water Tower, the lakefront, and downtown’s skyline. You’ll learn about the Great Chicago Fire, the growth of Chicago around the turn of the last century, its power as a hub for communications and industry, and its magnificent architecture.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$640.00
per group
From
$640.00
per group

Millennium Park Photo Shoot and Walking TourPrivate and Luxury

Millennium Park Photo Shoot and Walking Tour

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On this two-in-one tour, you won’t just discover Chicago’s highlight public park: you’ll also do so in the company of a professional photographer, who will capture portrait shots as you explore. Pick from multiple daily tour times, and meet your private guide at Millennium Park. You can look forward to seeing park highlights like Anish Kapoor’s "Cloud Gate" sculpture (better known as “The Bean”), Lurie Garden, Maggie Daley Park, Buckingham Fountain, and more. Following the tour, receive high-quality digital photos of your experience.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.00
per group
From
$160.00
per group

Chicago Riverwalk Photo Shoot and Walking TourPrivate and Luxury

Chicago Riverwalk Photo Shoot and Walking Tour

Rather than taking selfies everywhere you go or trusting a stranger to take a picture for you, leave capturing the special moments to us. You will be escorted by a local professional photographer who will guide you through your chosen route and will take pictures of your experience so you can return home with the ultimate souvenir. Your photo tour includes: -1 or 2-hour private session with a professional, local photographer -High-resolution edited images delivered via a private online gallery within 24-48 hours --1-hour session includes 15 digital images --2-hour session includes 25 digital images -Edited images delivered to your email within 24-48 hours from your tour *Allow us to share your photos on our website and social media and we will include 10 extra downloads in your online gallery *Additional photos and prints can be purchased through your online gallery.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.00
per group
From
$160.00
per group

Frank Lloyd Wright Architectural Tour - Private Luxury Vehicles - All InclusiveHalf-day Tours

Frank Lloyd Wright Architectural Tour - Private Luxury Vehicles - All Inclusive

This is a drive by tour, no tour guide included, admission not included. Choose the number of hours & the vehicle type and we can help you schedule it. The list has been build with efficiency in mind and all stops are arranged in such a way so that you can make the most out of our time. Book a VIP treatment to enjoy this architectural tour in your private car. Stop at any of the sites and take as many pictures as you like. The actual tour hours may vary due to traffic conditions. Each tour starts when we pick you up and ends when we drop you off. It takes roughly 20 minutes between downtown Chicago and Oak Park. You can combine this architectural tour with any other city tours that we offer. We are open 24/7, every day. Book today with the highest rated limousine service in Chicago! Call today to customize your tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$302.40
per group
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$302.40
per group
Taking safety measures

Magnificent Mile Photo Shoot and Walking TourPrivate and Luxury

Magnificent Mile Photo Shoot and Walking Tour

Rather than taking selfies everywhere you go or trusting a stranger to take a picture for you, leave capturing the special moments to us. You will be escorted by a local professional photographer who will guide you through your chosen route and will take pictures of your experience so you can return home with the ultimate souvenir. Your photo tour includes: -1 or 2-hour private session with a professional, local photographer -High-resolution edited images delivered via a private online gallery within 24-48 hours --1-hour session includes 15 digital images --2-hour session includes 25 digital images -Edited images delivered to your email within 24-48 hours from your tour *Allow us to share photos from your tour on our website and social media and we will include 10 extra downloads in your online gallery. *Additional photos and prints can be purchased through your online gallery.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.00
per group
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$160.00
per group

2 Hours Chicago Sightseeing Tour - Luxury Private Stretch Limo / 8 PassengersBus Tours

2 Hours Chicago Sightseeing Tour - Luxury Private Stretch Limo / 8 Passengers

Choose the number of hours and we can help you make the most out of your time! Book a VIP treatment to see the city in your private car. Our knowledgeable drivers will do the hard work so that you an enjoy the view. Limo service Hop on - hop off, call today to customize your tour. This particular tour is for 2 hours, any additional time will be charged separately. The time starts a the prearranged pick-up time and it ends when we drop you off at your final stop.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$250.00
per group
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$250.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Discovering Vintage Chicago: The Loop Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMapPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Discovering Vintage Chicago: The Loop Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMap

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Take a walk back in time through the history of Chicago's Loop on this app-enabled tour. After downloading the app and tour to you smartphone, you and your party will listen to author Amy Bizzarri, an author and expert in Chicago history, as she leads you through walking tour of the city. The GPS-enabled tour will trigger commentary at just the right times, and you can stop and start whenever you like for a flexible experience that lets you move at your own pace. Highlights include Daley Plaza, the Chicago Theater, Berghoff Restaurant, and the Art Institute of Chicago.
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  • 50 minutes
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$5.34
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$5.34

Your Way or the Highway: Customized Private Walking Tour (EN - FR - NL)Half-day Tours

Your Way or the Highway: Customized Private Walking Tour (EN - FR - NL)

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Enjoy a private 4-hour walking tour with Belgian-American tour guide Leentje. She will introduce you to the city she calls home since 2014. Every tour is different and custom-made. Tours are available in English, French or Dutch. Focus can be on public or street art, architecture, food and much more!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$320.00
per group
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$320.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Personal Travel and Vacation Photographer Tour in ChicagoPrivate and Luxury

Personal Travel and Vacation Photographer Tour in Chicago

Document your travels with professional, candid, photos from your trip to Chicago. Choose from a one or two-hour session in a variety of locations, Whether it’s a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or special occasion, capture the moments with a professional travel photographer by your side. Put the selfie stick away and work with your knowledgeable local photographer to find the perfect locations for your photos. You will be ale to access your digital gallery within five working days of the tour.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$297.52
per group
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$297.52
per group

Great Lakes Explorer Classic AmericanaMulti-day Tours

Great Lakes Explorer Classic Americana

This 8-day small group journey from Chicago takes you around and across Lake Michigan. From the architecture and music of Chicago to going back in time on Mackinac Island, the Great Lakes region truly is a magical experience. American Experiences small group, multi-day tours provide you with authentic, in-depth experiences not found elsewhere. Your trip includes more than just the basics-- a welcome reception, one or two unique specialty meals, three and four star quality boutique hotels, multiple guided tours with opportunities to choose your activity as well as free independent exploration, and transportation. Plus, our knowledgeable tour guide stays with you for the duration of the trip and can personalize your experiences to meet the needs of both you and the group. Get to know like-minded people from all over the world who enjoy similar experiences and enrich your appreciation of America's magical Great Lakes with American Experiences small group tours .
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  • 8 days
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$4,464.00
Price varies by group size
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$4,464.00
Price varies by group size

Museum Campus Photo Shoot and Walking TourPrivate and Luxury

Museum Campus Photo Shoot and Walking Tour

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Enjoy a private portrait session with your own professional photographer during this VIP shoot in Chicago. Discover top landmarks in the city as you follow a photogenic, pre-planned route, with backdrops such as the Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum, and the Shedd Aquarium. Then, receive a digital portrait gallery of edited images within just one to two days.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.00
per group
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$160.00
per group

Hidden History in Chicago's Gold Coast Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMapPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Hidden History in Chicago's Gold Coast Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMap

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Amy Bizzarri, author of 111 Places in Chicago That You Must Not Miss, takes you on a fascinating guided tour of hidden historical spots in Chicago's gilded Gold Coast. Peep behind the gates of the original Playboy Mansion, walk along a wooden block-paved alley, sip a Faster Pussycat in Chicago's oldest piano bar and more as you enjoy a delightful walk through time in this exclusive Chicago neighborhood. The starting point is the Chicago History Museum, located at 1601 N. Clark Street. The tour is ready whenever you are and the audio plays automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smartphone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline.
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  • 50 minutes
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$5.34
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$5.34

Transfer to Chicago Premium OutletsDay Trips

Transfer to Chicago Premium Outlets

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Spend a day shopping at the premier name brand shopping destination in the Chicago metro area, Chicago Premium Outlets. Featuring prominent international and American designer brands at discounted prices, you'll find deep discounts at stores like Nike, Armani, Calvin Klein, Kate Spade, 7 for All Mankind, and much more inside the outlet mall. The tour includes pickup and drop-off from Chicago hotels and five hours of on-the-ground shopping time.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$288.00
per group
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$288.00
per group

Chicago - Language Services - Interpretation and TranslationPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Chicago - Language Services - Interpretation and Translation

Basic, intermediate, and advanced interpretation services offered.  GMD Linguistics is a linguistic agency which offers certified translation, interpretation, transcription, voice-over/dubbing, subtitling, editing/proofreading, configuration, localization, web design and foreign language learning services. Price listed is all inclusive, no hidden fees.
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  • 3 to 8 hours
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$186.67
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$186.67

Magic Christmas Tour in Illinois (Chicago)Private Sightseeing Tours

Magic Christmas Tour in Illinois (Chicago)

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special times brings magic Chicago, Illinois. Chicago is known for being a architectural city from the slopes of the John Hancock center to the Boxy sides of the Willis tower. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christm as period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about Chicago, Illinois. You will visit the old-fashioned Christmas Market in the city. What makes it so popular? What local products is must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic Chicago, Illinois.
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  • 2 hours
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$769.01
per group
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$769.01
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The collection of 10 self-guided audio tours in Chicago with izi.TRAVEL AppPrivate and Luxury

The collection of 10 self-guided audio tours in Chicago with izi.TRAVEL App

This package allows you to save 30% compared to buying audio tours one by one: it consist of 10 self-guided audio tours on a variety of themes: classical city sightseeing tours / lifestyle tours about the best bars, restaurants and shops / an engaging journey through filming locations of famous movies, and many more. All tours have been created by professional publishers and guides: Time Out US, ListenUp, Entertainment tours, Audioviator, Travel Communications, Tim Richards. The tours differ in duration and walking distances: from one-hour walks to full day experiences. In different areas of the city: Millennium Park, Andersonville, Pilsen, Little Italy, Logan Square, Art Institute, and many more. These audio guides are GPS-triggered, which means you may start the tour and put your smartphone in your pocket – all audio stories will play automatically when you reach an attraction. Some tours also have a navigational tips, which will guide you where to go next.
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  • 1 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.34
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$37.34

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