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Day trip to the Missions of Paraguay from San Ignacio or Posadas

Available from Wednesday

Day trip to the Missions of Paraguay from San Ignacio or Posadas

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Fabulous excursion to visit the best preserved Jesuit Missions of South America, UNESCO World Heritage, a special tour for lovers of history, culture and art.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$70.40
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US$70.40

San Ignacio Ruins Plus Wanda Mines Full Day from Puerto Iguazú

Available from Wednesday

San Ignacio Ruins Plus Wanda Mines Full Day from Puerto Iguazú

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Combine two fascinating historic sites into one full-day tour from Puerto Iguazú. Explore the UNESCO-listed ruins of San Ignacio Miní, Argentina’s best-preserved Jesuit mission, and see the 17th-century houses, town hall and cemetery. Next, venture underground to discover the Wanda Mines, where precious stones like turquoise, amethyst and rock crystal are mined.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$106.70
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US$106.70
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Day Trip to the spectacular Petrified Forest La Leona

Available from Dec 13

Day Trip to the spectacular Petrified Forest La Leona

Enjoy a beautiful panoramic view of the Andes, including the Cerro Fitz Roy. Visit the Hotel La Leona historical site and the Estancia Santa Teresita Walk scanning the Petrified Forest
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$89.59
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US$89.59
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Full-Day Tour to the San Ignacio Mission and Wanda Mines from Puerto Iguazú

Available from Wednesday

Full-Day Tour to the San Ignacio Mission and Wanda Mines from Puerto Iguazú

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Explore the Iguassu Falls region on this full-day tour of the areas surrounding Puerto Iguazú. Visit the San Ignacio Mission, a Jesuit effort to spread Christianity in Argentina during the 17th century. Discover glimmering crystals in the nearby Wanda Mines and learn how they are formed during this visit to the Missiones province of Argentina. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$38.04
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US$38.04
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Andes High Mountain full day Tour

Available from Wednesday

Andes High Mountain full day Tour

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Discover the natural beauty of the Andes Mountains with this full-day tour from Mendoza City. Get picked up at your hotel and admire scenery during the drive. Visit the Potrerillos Dam, see the geological monument at Puente del Inca, and take photographs at Aconcagua Park, surrounded by towering mountains. Finish the tour with a stop at Las Cuevas, the last town on the border with Chile.
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  • 6 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$71.47
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US$71.47

Excursion to San Ignacio Mini Jesuit Ruins from Puerto Iguazu

Available from Wednesday

Excursion to San Ignacio Mini Jesuit Ruins from Puerto Iguazu

Travel back in time to the Jesuit Ruins of San Ignacio Mini on a 10-hour tour from San Ignacio. Comfortable round-trip transportation from your hotel makes this stress-free group tour the perfect way to round out your vacation to Iguazu Falls. An immersive guided tour around the UNESCO listed ruins covers more than 450 years of history. The excursion also includes a visit to the Wanda Mines to see semiprecious stones.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$99.00
Price varies by group size
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La Leona Petrified Forest from El Calafate

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La Leona Petrified Forest from El Calafate

It starts from El Calafate, traveling 33 km, along the provincial route No. 5 towards the East and then 67 km towards the North along the national route No. 40. During this journey You can see the Argentino Lake, the Santa Cruz River, the La Leona River and its beautiful valley, with a panoramic view of the Andes Mountains, including Fitz Roy Hill. Stop for approximately 15 minutes at Hotel La Leona (historical site) and continue 10 km west, following the southern margin of Lake Viedma, until we reach the slope of Cerro Los Hornos (Estancia Santa Teresita), where we arrive around 12 : 00 hs. We look for the first time at the enormous depression of the land where the petrified logs are and we begin our exploration walk among the fossils. Halfway through the tour we stop for lunch. Along the walk we will see a large number of petrified logs that lie on the surface, some with a diameter of 1.20 meters, testimony of ancient times where the weather was very different from today.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.00
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US$100.00
Price varies by group size

Tour to Punta Walichu and Glaciarium

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Tour to Punta Walichu and Glaciarium

The first stop will be in Punta Walichu, an archaeological site where you will know about the original people that lived in this area, from the prehistoric rock painting to the Tehuelches, the last of the original people that lived here. You will also get information about the landscape, geology, flora and fauna of the area.The ride will go around the oldest places of the town, visiting The ride will go around the oldest places of the town, visiting the first houses, the main buildings, the community center and the city hall. You will visit the Bahia Redonda where we will be able to observe a myriad of fascinating birds. At the end we will stop at the History Exhibition Hall We also visit Glaciarium, an interpretation center to know more about Perito Moreno Glacier and other glaciers in Los Glaciares National Park
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$48.00
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US$48.00
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City Tour in El Calafate with Walichu Caves

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City Tour in El Calafate with Walichu Caves

The first stop will be in Punta Walichu, an archaeological site where you will know about the original people that lived in this area, from the prehistoric rock painting to the Tehuelches, the last of the original people that lived here. You will also get information about the landscape, geology, flora and fauna of the area.The ride will go around the oldest places of the town, visiting The ride will go around the oldest places of the town, visiting the first houses, the main buildings, the community center and the city hall. You will visit the Bahia Redonda where we will be able to observe a myriad of fascinating birds. At the end we will stop at the History Exhibition Hall- Centro de Interpretation Historica-, where the exposition will take you through 14000 years of environmental and social evolution from the glaciations to the present.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$48.00
Price varies by group size
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US$48.00
Price varies by group size

Full-Day Private Tour to La Plata

Available from Feb 11

Full-Day Private Tour to La Plata

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Just an hour from Buenos Aires and with a rich cultural offer, La Plata is the perfect place to start getting to know Argentina that is beyond the borders of its capital. On the tour to La Plata you will know the history and secrets of this planned city, built in the golden age of Argentina to rival Buenos Aires. Too:  -You will visit La Plata Cathedral, one of the largest and most imposing churches in the world  -In addition you will visit the Museum of the Cathedral of La Plata and you will climb by elevator to one of its towers to enjoy views of the city  -You will know the Curutchet House, designed by Le Corbusier and the only site in Greater Buenos Aires recognized by UNESCO as Cultural Heritage of Humanity  -You will visit the Museum of La Plata, with one of the largest fossil collections in South America  -You will visit the Republic of Los Niños, thematic public park commissioned by Evita You will do the tour with a private guide - at your own time and at your own pace - in a comfortable car with A / C.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$115.00
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US$115.00
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Half-Day Private Tour to La Plata

Available from Feb 11

Half-Day Private Tour to La Plata

Just an hour from Buenos Aires and with a rich cultural offer, La Plata is the perfect place to start getting to know Argentina that is beyond the borders of its capital. On the tour to La Plata you will know the history and secrets of this planned city, built in the golden age of Argentina to rival Buenos Aires. Too:  -You will visit La Plata Cathedral, one of the largest and most imposing churches in the world;  -You will know the Curutchet House, designed by the French architect Le Corbusier and the only site in Greater Buenos Aires recognized by UNESCO as Cultural Heritage of Humanity;  -You will visit the Museum of La Plata, with one of the largest fossil collections in Latin America;  -You will be surprised at the fate of a city that was awarded as "City of the Future" (Paris Exhibition, 1889) and became the first to use electric light in South America. You will do the tour with a private guide - at your own time and at your own pace - in a comfortable car with A / C.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$90.00
Price varies by group size
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US$90.00
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Visit to the Communities in the Salinas Grandes

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Visit to the Communities in the Salinas Grandes

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Because the living conditions of the inhabitants of the highlands in Argentina are known. Because cave paintings are seen with the vision of a local guide. Because you collaborate with the economy of the original inhabitants. Because he knows one of the seven Natural Wonders of Argentina. Because observe the famous Hill of seven colors in Purmamarca.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$96.00
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US$96.00

From Quebrada de Humahuaca to Yungas Jungle by the Qhapac Ñan

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From Quebrada de Humahuaca to Yungas Jungle by the Qhapac Ñan

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Different Landscapes and environments Quebrada de Humabhuaca coloured mountains, high mountains and Yungas jungle. Walking along the ancient path of Incas. Experiences with local communities. Walk through the jungle to visit the Termas del Jordán. You can bathe in this rugged thermal site. you can see typical clothes, embroidered with typical colors. Photographs in waterfalls and spectacular mountain roads. Youm visit a national park that preserves the Yungas Jungle. you travel by one of the longest mountain roads in Argentina.
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  • 4 days
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US$640.00
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US$640.00

Hike the Inca trail in Argentina

Available from Thursday

Hike the Inca trail in Argentina

Argentina’s Inca Trail runs all the way from Mendoza to Salta, linking some of the country’s most impressive Inca ruins and ancient trade routes. On this tour, tackle one of the most remote and beautiful sections on a day hike through the dramatic Quebrada de Toro canyon and enjoy stunning views of the famous ‘Train to the Clouds’ railway.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$285.58
Price varies by group size
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US$285.58
Price varies by group size
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Walichu Caves City Tour

Available from Jan 1

Walichu Caves City Tour

You will visit the most traditional places of the tourist village, learn about our history, the facts of greater historical relevance from the glaciations to the present.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.00
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US$34.00

Buenos Aires for curious people

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Buenos Aires for curious people

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Escape tourist agencies and get to discover Buenos Aires from an anthropological point of view. Don't expect to just walk and listen: be prepared to talk, make questions, taste mate and discuss about the past, present and future of the Argentinean capital. Beginning in Lezama Park and ending in Plaza de Mayo, this walk offers you the chance to approach this beautiful city from its historical past in an attempt to understand its current present. Who were the first inhabitants? What happened to them after the Spanish foundation? Why were the British so interested in this shores? What is the deal with Evita and Perón? Where is the African-descendant population? And where did all these white people come from? Are just some of the many questions we will try to answer in our walk through the most historical part of town.
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  • 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.60
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US$25.60

In the Footsteps Of Dictators & the Auschwitz of Argentina -Private Walking Tour

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In the Footsteps Of Dictators & the Auschwitz of Argentina -Private Walking Tour

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“Become an eyewitness to an obscure period of our history and have a unique experience with the dark side of Argentina” Visit an ex-Clandestine Center of Detention, Torture and Annihilation often called the Auschwitz of Argentina. As your guide, Elisa, is a living history, she will tell you the interesting facts you need to know to understand the worst, most brutal and most violent dictatorship in Argentinean history. She is willing to share with you what it was like to live through that dark period in Argentina’s history. Take an opportunity to learn from the mistakes of the past and educate yourself on one of the lesser-known horrors of history. Buenos Aires Off the Beaten Path Tours is proud to have received the certificate of Excellence for 2017, 2018 and 2019 from TripAdvisor. Also, we are pleased to say that we have been selected as the winner for : ” Innovative Tour Company of the Year 2018 in Buenos Aires” by Travel and Hospitality Awards. T
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$52.80
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US$52.80
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Buenos Aires Jewish Tour (4 hours)

Available from Thursday

Buenos Aires Jewish Tour (4 hours)

A guided tour to learn the history of the Jewish community in Argentina. You will visit the most important places of the Jewish community in Buenos Aires while you discover their culture and their main temples: the Association of Mutual Israelites of Argentina (AMIA), the Great Temple Pass (one of the oldest synagogues in the area). In the end, you will admire Libertad Temple, the first synagogue of Byzantine style in Buenos Aires, founded in 1875. Notes: For visiting AMIA it is mandatory to send a scanned copy of the passenger’s passports in advance. All mentioned sites do not open every day, so we must check availability. Price for 4 people: USD 110 per person
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$160.00
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US$160.00
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History and arquitecture private tour by Car

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History and arquitecture private tour by Car

You will have a great experience, because you are going to see the city with an expert in Buenos Aires history, and it s arquitecture. You are going to undertand how the city was changing, and growing. You will discover the diferents kind of arquitecture all around the city, and also you will know the loves stories behind them. We pick you up, and we are going to La Boca, San Telmo, Plaza de Mayo, Recoleta, Palermo, Balvanera and Almagro. You will see the Art nouveau road!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$213.34
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US$213.34
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Jesuit Museums of North x 2 Pax

Available from Wednesday

Jesuit Museums of North x 2 Pax

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An exciting tour to the Jesuit past of the province. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the Estancias with its own architectural, functional, historical characteristics. In addition, a more than interesting visit to a winery in Colonia Caroya, center of important wine production and strong immigrant roots.
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  • 2 hours 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$106.67
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US$106.67
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Nativo Experience - Lagos & Cavernas

Available from Friday

Nativo Experience - Lagos & Cavernas

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Do not miss the opportunity to discover an unknown side of Patagonia! Departing from El Calafate for a 3-hour tour, this excursion is ideal for lovers of nature and history, and includes sightseeing of flora, fauna and caves with rock art. Enjoy a typical Argentine lunch! Nativo Experience - Lagos y Cavernas is a 4x4 midday excursion along the coast of Lake Argentino. Ideal for the day of arrival or departure. Between the cliffs and overlooking the Andes Mountains, the excursion focuses on the first contacts of those expeditionaries with the natives, and then enter the Tehuelche world. On the banks of the lake are the caves where thousands of years ago that culture left its marks on the rock and that today induce us to its interpretation. The excursion culminates in another cave, with lunch or dinner that will transport us to those remote years
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  • 3 hours
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US$122.67
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US$122.67

Nativo Experience en 4x4 - Por la Mañana

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Nativo Experience en 4x4 - Por la Mañana

Nativo Experience es una excursion de mediodía en 4x4 por la costa del Lago Argentino. Ideal para el día de llegada o de partida, tiene un enfoque antropológico, haciendo un recorrido en el tiempo sobre el paso del hombre en estas tierras, redescubriendo historias de las primeras expediciones y osados que se aventuraron a lo desconocido.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$155.74
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US$155.74
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Nativo Experience in 4x4 - Afternoon

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Nativo Experience in 4x4 - Afternoon

It is a 4x4 midday excursion along the coast of Lake Argentino. Ideal for the day of arrival or departure, it has an anthropological approach, making a journey through time on the passage of man in these lands, re-discovering stories of the first and daring expeditions that ventured into the unknown.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$155.74
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