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Loch Ness, Glencoe, and the Highlands Day Trip from GlasgowDay Trips

Loch Ness, Glencoe, and the Highlands Day Trip from Glasgow

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Explore Loch Ness, Glen Coe and the Highlands on this day trip from Glasgow. Visit Loch Lomond with a guide and enjoy spectacular views over the Scottish Highlands. Travel into Rannoch Moor and Glen Coe — widely considered to be Scotland’s most beautiful glen. Pass beneath Ben Nevis on route through the Great Glen. Take in Fort Augustus and Urquhart Castle on the shores of Loch Ness, and enjoy an optional cruise or castle visit. Journey onward to Inverness — the Highlands’ iconic capital — then return via the Grampian Mountains to Glasgow.
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  • 12 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$63.40
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US$63.40
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Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from GlasgowDay Trips

Loch Ness, Glencoe and the Highlands Small-Group Day Tour from Glasgow

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Experience rugged and mythical Scotland on this full-day trip from Glasgow. In a small group, explore the Scottish Highlands, Cairngorms National Park and the famous Loch Ness—fabled home of the elusive water monster, Nessie. Visit historic battle sites like Glencoe, Fort Augustus, and Stirling Castle, where legendary hero William Wallace commanded an infamous fight against the British. Along the way, enjoy free time for optional cruises or tours.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$60.70
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US$60.70
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Outlander Day Tour from Glasgow or EdinburghDay Trips

Outlander Day Tour from Glasgow or Edinburgh

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See the Scotland of the hit television series 'Outlander' on this full-day tour through the countryside. With a driver-guide, you'll visit sites used for Lallybroch (Midhope Castle), Fort William (Blackness Castle), Crainsmuir (Culross), and Castle Leoch (Doune Castle). When booking, select pickup from Glasgow or just outside Edinburgh.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$99.82
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US$99.82

Loch Lomond, Stirling Castle and the Kelpies from GlasgowDay Trips

Loch Lomond, Stirling Castle and the Kelpies from Glasgow

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Explore the beautiful Trossachs National Park on this Loch Lomond and Stirling Castle tour from Glasgow. Head into the Scottish Highlands with a guide and enjoy an optional cruise on peaceful Loch Lomond. Alternatively, explore the village of Luss at your leisure. Then, travel through the Trossachs National Park to Aberfoyle — where Rob Roy MacGregor made his name. Visit Stirling Castle (own expense), widely considered among Scotland’s most important fortresses, and gain insight into Scotland’s rich history. Admire fine views from the castle walls, then return to Glasgow.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$51.27
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Oban, Glencoe & West Highland Castles from GlasgowDay Trips

Oban, Glencoe & West Highland Castles from Glasgow

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Marvel at the natural beauty of the Scottish Highlands on this Oban, Glen Coe and West Highland castles day trip from Glasgow. Visit the 18th-century town of Inveraray with a guide and learn of Scotland’s ancient history. Enjoy fine views over Loch Fyne on your journey to Kilchurn Castle and Loch Awe, then visit Oban — gateway to the Western Isles. Admire 15th-century Castle Stalker on route through Glen Coe, and travel across Rannoch Moor to Loch Lomond. Stroll along the shoreline for panoramic lake views, then return to Glasgow.
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  • 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$56.66
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Oban, Glencoe, Highlands Lochs & Castles Small Group Day Tour from GlasgowDay Trips

Oban, Glencoe, Highlands Lochs & Castles Small Group Day Tour from Glasgow

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What could be more quintessentially Scottish than lochs and castles? Travel through the photo-worthy West Highlands, visit the haunting glen of Glencoe and stop at Loch Lomond on this day trip from Glasgow by Mercedes minivan. Numbers are limited to 16 passengers to ensure a more personalized experience with an informative guide, who offers insightful commentary at Kilchurn Castle, Inveraray town, Castle Stalker and more.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$55.31
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Glasgow City Centre Walking TourCultural Tours

Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

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Maximize time in Glasgow with a city center walking tour. Visit top landmarks such as George Square, Glasgow Cathedral and Necropolis, and the People’s Palace. The itinerary also includes off the beaten path attractions like the Barrowlands Walkway. Learn about Glasgow’s history and culture from a local guide and get recommendations for what to see and do in the city after the tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$14.40
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US$14.40
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Isle of Skye, The Highlands and Loch Ness - 3 Day Tour from GlasgowMulti-day Tours

Isle of Skye, The Highlands and Loch Ness - 3 Day Tour from Glasgow

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Ticking off attractions in mountainous Scotland can be difficult on a self-led tour. Discover Loch Ness, the Isle of Skye, and the Scottish Highlands on a 3-day tour from Glasgow or Edinburgh, with convenient round-trip transfer by air-conditioned coach. Customize your journey to suit you with the option to book with or without accommodation, and gain insight into the historic region from your guide’s commentary.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$182.11
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US$182.11
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3-Day Isle of Skye and Scottish Highlands Small-Group Tour from GlasgowMulti-day Tours

3-Day Isle of Skye and Scottish Highlands Small-Group Tour from Glasgow

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Take three days to explore the dramatic landscapes of the Scottish Highlands and the Isle of Skye on this small-group tour from Glasgow by minivan. Admire the rugged beauty along Scotland’s windswept northwest coastline, with stops at Eilean Donan Castle and Loch Ness. Stay overnight, including breakfast, in Portree, located on the country’s second-largest island. Enjoy one free day to explore the Isle of Skye on your own. Numbers are limited to 16 people to ensure a personalized experience with your guide.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$387.05
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Oban and the West Highlands Day Trip from GlasgowDay Trips

Oban and the West Highlands Day Trip from Glasgow

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Enjoy the wonders of northwest Scotland on a full-day trip through the West Highlands and Oban from Glasgow. With a friendly guide, see some of the world’s most stunning scenery from the rolling hills of coastal Oban to the moors and forests of Trossachs National Park. See landmarks like Kilchurn Castle, visit the villages of Luss and Inveraray, and hear tales of famous Scots such as Robert the Bruce.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$61.22
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5-Day Isle of Skye, Oban, St Andrews and North West Highlands TourMulti-day Tours

5-Day Isle of Skye, Oban, St Andrews and North West Highlands Tour

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Breathtaking scenery, beautiful Highland lochs, mountains and glens, ancient castles and historical sites, large vibrant cities and stunning locations. In 5 days we’ll show you all of these plus more of this wee country than any other tour of its length. All lead by your Ness Bus/Hairy Coo Guide. Be amazed by the landscapes on this tour. From the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond and ancient standing stones of Kilmartin to Oban. We will take you to beautiful Glencoe, Glenfinnan and the Great Glen. Tour a Scotch whisky distillery, ancient castles, Loch Ness and spend a night on the Isle of Skye. Take a seal spotting cruise on Loch Carron, and step back millions of years among the geological wonders of Scotland’s far North West Highlands. Delve into the Jacobite Rebellions at Culloden Battlefield and locations from Outlander, Harry Potter and James Bond. Stroll across the world famous links of St Andrews Old Course and wander among the buildings of Scotland’s oldest University.
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  • 5 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$331.40
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Speyside Whisky Experience by Whisky Trails: Three Speyside DistilleriesDay Trips

Speyside Whisky Experience by Whisky Trails: Three Speyside Distilleries

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Whether you are a whisky aficionado or a complete novice, this Whisky Trail has something for everyone. You will be picked up from where you are staying and transported in comfort, safety, and style to Speyside. This is a private tour and only your group will participate. If you book between April and October you will visit the big three Speyside distilleries, namely The Macallan, Glenlivet, and Glenfiddich. The agenda is flexible so depending on whether you have chosen to book a tour at one of the distilleries, we will agree the timing for your day before setting off together. At the end of the Whisky Trail, we will head back to your starting point or another location by prior arrangement. Travel time from central Scotland is 3.5 hours in each direction, whereas Inverness lies around 1.5 hours drive away from the Speyside area. PLEASE NOTE: due to COVID19 restrictions, Distilleries may open and close at short notice, and may also only offer limited tour and tasting options.
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  • 8 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$431.65
Price varies by group size
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Hampden Park Stadium and Museum Tour Cultural Tours

Hampden Park Stadium and Museum Tour

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Hampden Park is Scotland’s most important football venue and the home stadium of the Scottish National Football team. Venture behind-the-scenes on this guided stadium tour; peek into the dressing rooms, see the cup presentation area, and walk through the players’ tunnel; then visit the interactive stadium museum, where you can shoot a goal in the Hampden Hotshots gallery.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$17.30
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US$17.30

Loch Ness, Inverness & The Highlands - 2 Day Tour from GlasgowOvernight Tours

Loch Ness, Inverness & The Highlands - 2 Day Tour from Glasgow

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Take two leisurely days and savour the delights of the Highlands with your Driver-Guide. See rivers, lochs and mountains; experience plenty of rich Highland history and spend overnight in the Highland capital of Inverness.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$114.66
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3 Day Outlander TourMulti-day Tours

3 Day Outlander Tour

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Immerse yourself in the world of Jamie and Claire and the harrowing times on the Scottish Highlands in this extensive three-day tour. Visit filming locations featured in the Outlander television series and important Scottish landmarks as you tour the county-side with your small group. You’ll see the spots that “acted” as Castle Leoch, the Duke of Sandringham’s French residence, Cranesmuir and Inverness. Touch the standing stones (if you dare) and stand at Culloden.  
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$266.18
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US$266.18

3-Day Isle of Mull and Iona Small-Group Tour from GlasgowMulti-day Tours

3-Day Isle of Mull and Iona Small-Group Tour from Glasgow

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Save the headache of arranging your own multi-day visit to the Scottish Isles of Mull and Iona by instead choosing this comprehensive, intimate small-group tour. Experience the region’s beauty over three days, escaping busy Glasgow for Loch Lomond, Aros Park, Fingal’s Cave, Tobermory town, and the Isle of Staffa (optional), among other destinations. Get insight into local legends and try some tasty seafood along the way.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$424.45
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3-Day Isle of Skye and Highlands Tour from GlasgowMulti-day Tours

3-Day Isle of Skye and Highlands Tour from Glasgow

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Explore the Scottish Highlands and the Isle of Skye on this 3-day tour from Glasgow. Travel through the magnificent Highlands region to the Culloden Battlefield with a guide, and gain insight into the Jacobite Rising. Head along the banks of Loch Ness to Urquhart Castle, and take in top attractions such as Eilean Donan Island, Loch Long and the Isle of Skye. Admire fine views over the Cuillin Mountains and visit the harbor town of Portree. Perhaps enjoy a whiskey-tasting tour at a Fort William distillery, then explore Glen Coe.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$310.25
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Whisky Tour: Speyside Malt Scotch Whisky Small Group Private Whisky TourDay Trips

Whisky Tour: Speyside Malt Scotch Whisky Small Group Private Whisky Tour

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Embark on a Speyside whisky trail, sampling some of Scotland's finest malts, without the risk of falling foul of the country's strict drink driving laws. This private tour offers the flexibility of being able to customize your day to your preferences: where you go is entirely up to you.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$709.83
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US$709.83
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Jacobites and Scottish Highlands Day Tour from GlasgowDay Trips

Jacobites and Scottish Highlands Day Tour from Glasgow

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Loch Lomond—Scotland’s largest lake—and Loch Ness—the legendary home of the mythical Loch Ness Monster—are two of Scotland’s most magnificent natural wonders. Explore both on this tour and enjoy fabulous photo opportunities as you journey through the Scottish Highlands, stopping at Glencoe, Fort William, Fort Augustus, and Urquhart Castle.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$99.82
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Invisible (Glasgow) Crimes & Punishment in the Merchant CityHistorical Tours

Invisible (Glasgow) Crimes & Punishment in the Merchant City

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Invisible (Glasgow) is operaed by Invisible Cities, a social enterprise that trains people who have been affected by homelessness to become walking tour guides of their own city. Follow Daniel, your fully trained Invisible (Glasgow) guide along the streets of HIS Glasgow and hear stories of hanging, and police but also parts of his personal story in the city.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$21.59
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US$21.59

Stirling Castle & Loch Day TourDay Trips

Stirling Castle & Loch Day Tour

On arrival at Stirling, you will have a visit to the Castle which would take around an hour and a half. After which we will travel westerly towards Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park with a comfort stop at Kilmahog where you might have the opportunity to meet a Highland Cow family, and will have some time to buy Scottish souvenirs.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$107.92
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The Highlander Experience - Private 1 day tour (1 - 8 People)Day Trips

The Highlander Experience - Private 1 day tour (1 - 8 People)

This is a great pick for time-tight travelers interested in seeing highlights of the Scottish Highlands. Save hours of research time and go on a comprehensive day tour that includes door-to-door private transport, a guide, and a full itinerary planned out for you. See Trossachs National Park, the village of Luss, Loch Lomond, Rannoch Moor, Glencoe, Castle Stalker, and Kilchurn Castle.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$598.91
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5-Day Best of Scotland Experience from GlasgowMulti-day Tours

5-Day Best of Scotland Experience from Glasgow

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Discover the best of rural Scotland on this adventurous 5-day tour from Glasgow. Travel into the Trossachs National Park with a guide to Kilmartin Glen, and enjoy uninterrupted views over the iconic Loch Lomond. Explore the pretty coastal town of Oban, admire the soaring peaks of Glen Coe and hop aboard the Jacobite Steam Train for a rail journey to remember! Take the ferry to the Isle of Skye to explore Sligachan and the Trotternish Peninsula. Visit the coastal town of Portree and Corrieshalloch Gorge on route back to Glasgow.
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  • 5 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$745.31
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Glasgow Street Art TourCultural Tours

Glasgow Street Art Tour

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Art enthusiasts hoping for a cultural experience beyond the traditional gallery setting shouldn't miss this Glasgow street art excursion showcasing the city's intriguing urban artists. Follow your guide through alleys and beneath bridges to discover Glasgow's public murals and hidden artistic gems. As you go, you can learn about the city's artists, uncover Glasgow's culture and creative industries, and see the Glasgow School of Art.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$14.40
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