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University of Coimbra guided tours without queue

University of Coimbra guided tours without queue

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RM Tour was born from the idea of transforming visits to the University of Coimbra into a unique experience, transforming the guided tour into a pleasant experience of knowledge and cultural enrichment in a way that is interesting. Therefore, we always seek in our company to join the beautiful history of the University of Coimbra with the present and its customs that still permeate our institution today. This was all made possible by the training we have in the areas of history, sociology and tourism. Our collaborators are former students of the University of Coimbra which brings to our services a great appreciation and knowledge of it. If you like the idea of continuing your visit to the city of Coimbra, you can book our other tour, just search on Tripdavisor for "Guided visit to the University and city of Coimbra"
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$44.55
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$44.55
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Lousa Mountain Private Tour

Lousa Mountain Private Tour

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The Veado Verde / Green Deer challenges you to live an experience in the Lousa Mountain. Come with us and watch deer exhibit natural behaviour in the wild. We will walk in forests of pines, chestnut trees, oaks and beeches where we can also find wild boars, foxes and squirrels. It´s a wonderful and rewarding experience that includes offroad activities, hiking and visiting the shale villages.  It's a 4 hour tour with Coimbra as the pickup point. Get ready, the beauty of this mountain will leave you amazed! IMPORTANT: Feel safe, we have the "Clean & Safe" seal from Turismo de Portugal!
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  • 4 hours
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$58.34
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Guided tour of the University and city of Coimbra.

Guided tour of the University and city of Coimbra.

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Discover the rich history and traditions of Coimbra and its ancient university during this guided tour. Join your dedicated tour guide and walk around the campus of Portugal’s oldest university, visiting the Royal Palace, chapel, the assembly room, and the stunning Joanina Library. Then, venture out to the city to see key landmarks including the cathedral, the Barbican Gate, and the Santa Cruz Monastery.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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$60.46
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Discovering Nature in Serra da Lousã

Discovering Nature in Serra da Lousã

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Serra da Lousã is known for its "magical villages" of schist but it is not only its stone houses that are magical. This off-road tour will take you to the discovery of its oak, chestnut and pine forests where noble creatures and magical silhouettes inhabit the Deer. Among the forests where these majestic beings inhabit we will also take you to observe and know smaller species, but no less important for the ecosystem, which gave us their unique colors and look… Come with us on this adventure, the Serra da Lousã Nature awaits you.
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  • 4 hours
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Conimbriga and The Roman Tour

Conimbriga and The Roman Tour

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Discover one of Portugal’s largest Roman settlements—and couple visits to ancient ruins with a museum excursion—during this private-half day Conimbriga tour. Choose between morning and afternoon start times, depart from your Coimbra hotel, and travel via private vehicle. You’ll discover Conimbriga’s ruins and famed aqueduct, will visit the PO.RO.S - Portugal Roman Museum in Sicó, and can also explore the Museu Monografico de Conimbriga.
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  • 4 hours
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$53.04
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University of Coimbra - more complete and private visit, ticket included
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University of Coimbra - more complete and private visit, ticket included

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When booking a visit with Gonçalo Lopes Walking Tours, you do not need to stand in line to secure your ticket, we always guarantee a ticket and entry to the Joanina Library. This tour is the most complete tour of the University of Coimbra and its experiences. Our tours are private, only your group will go with us. Our guides are former students of the University of Coimbra, in areas such as History, Art History and Tourism. They are qualified guides, we have specific guides by language and knowledge of the monuments.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
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$63.64
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An adventure through the shale villages of Lousã

An adventure through the shale villages of Lousã

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The villages of Shale have already been dubbed "magical villages," their names sound like Romans, Arabs and even barbarians, but it is their characteristic appearance that makes them so fantastic. These structures dating back to medieval times emanate an architectural beauty that is still difficult to match today, even more fascinating are the places where they find themselves by necessity of fixation for pastoral and agricultural activities. During this adventure we will take you to know some of the most beautiful villages of Shale of Serra da Lousã as well as the sweeping landscapes that this unique place has to offer ...
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  • 4 hours
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A tour between Cascades and Schist Villages, Piodão

A tour between Cascades and Schist Villages, Piodão

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Venture away from the city of Coimbra and spend a day immersed in nature during this private excursion. Head to the mountains for a look at the small shale villages that dot the landscape including Piodao, relax on the riverside beach in Coja, and see a few waterfalls. Throughout the tour, your guide regales you with information about the local area and makes time for you to explore.
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  • 8 hours
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$111.38
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An adventure through the Bussaco National Forest - Coimbra

An adventure through the Bussaco National Forest - Coimbra

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A forest where each nook has a story to tell, a way of life to observe, melodies to be enchanted, landscapes to contemplate. Venture out and discover the natural world of this forest, and get to know the guides of the Adventures Forte (s) through an interpretive visit, all its history, discovering also all the biodiversity and importance that Bussaco National Forest has. An adventure where you will have the opportunity to visit a dense and unique forest with autochthonous species, presenting characteristics typical of the primitive forest. Venture into a journey into the past and the present always in direct contact with the magic of nature!
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  • 4 hours
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$63.64
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In the Heart of the City: Get to know the history of Tomar and taste local Tapas!
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In the Heart of the City: Get to know the history of Tomar and taste local Tapas!

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At the end of this tour you are going to comprehend what brings life to Tomar and makes it pulse. Starting in Várzea Grande we will walk towards Saint Mary Church, once a Cathedral and one of the most important dioceses in the all country and beyond. Descending, we will pass by the Saint Iria’s Convent whilst enjoying one of the best views Tomar has to offer. Then, we will dive in the green garden of Mouchão where we’ll see the Mouchão Wheel which is said to be proof the passage of the Mors in these lands. We will be on our way again, this time to enter the former Jews’ street and where we will go back to 15th century and to when the synagogue, jewish history. Meanwhile let us observe the famous corner windows, symbol of once architecture. Lastly, we will finish in the main square, centre of the city.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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$20.07
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Schist Villages of Lousã Mountain
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Schist Villages of Lousã Mountain

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Just outside of Coimbra are the schist villages of Lousã, homes made of crystalline stone. On this private tour, visit the villages of Cerdeira, Candal, and Talasnal in just a few hours. Explore each village and admire the shale houses, cork trees, narrow streets, and panoramic views of the Lousã mountains.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.28
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$57.28

Cycle to Ancient Dolmens in Azenha. History, Theory & Folklore Guided Tour

Cycle to Ancient Dolmens in Azenha. History, Theory & Folklore Guided Tour

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Together we will be peeling back the layers of history on this Dolmens Mystery Tour. Discover seven rarely visited neolithic sites, some dating back over 6000 years. Feel close to the ancient ancestor spirits at the impressive Orca Dolmen complex located in the beautiful expansive territory of Central Portugal. Once a densely populated region known as Lusitania, we will explore the history of the land and its people amongst then Viriato, a historical hero. He fought and won many battles against the Roman conquest. Hear the official history of the dolmens along with the various theories surrounding the purpose of these neolithic sites. Participate in simple rituals to connect with the land, our ancestors and yourself. Enter into the tenth largest dolmen structure in Portugal. Cycle through spectacular vistas of breath-taking nature. Mountain bike and safety equipment provided
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$31.82
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$31.82
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Explore Portugal's rivers by sidecar

Explore Portugal's rivers by sidecar

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Escape the city and discover the delights of life along the rivers in Portugal. When you travel by sidecar you soak up the smells and sounds of river flora and fauna, historic sites and village life today – this is a unique and mutli-sensorial experience. We will be able to ride to parts of the river side that others can't reach, and as we travel we will point out interesting facts and information of the region. As we ride we will see beautiful waterfalls, hidden fluvial beaches and history of the people who live here (old watermills and other interesting architecture) along the rivers' long and winding paths. Stopping for pictures, lunch and refreshments you'll attract all the attention from passers by. This is a truly unique and memorable way to take in Portugal's impressive river ways and take away a feeling of true adventure.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
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$152.31
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$152.31

Estrela Mountain and Piodão Historical Village
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Estrela Mountain and Piodão Historical Village

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Take the hassle out of planning a visit to one of Portugal’s highest mountains—and visit several other destinations along the way—with this thoughtfully-curated full-day excursion to Estrela Mountain and Piodão. Forget about public transport with your private driver-guide at the wheel of the comfortable air-conditioned minivan and instead take in the views as you ascend (then descend) the mountain. Stops at Piodão, among other spots, are included.
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  • 8 hours
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$127.29
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Discovering the Roman Ruins of Conímbriga and the Caves of Sicó

Discovering the Roman Ruins of Conímbriga and the Caves of Sicó

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The Roman Empire had a huge weight on our culture and evidence of this can be found all over the Sicó area. In this adventure we will set out to discover the complex of the Roman ruins of Conímbriga where you can contemplate the architectural capacity of the Roman people and the way they lived. From here we will head towards another ex-libris of this region, the Buracas do Casmilo, majestic geological formations that were once complex underground caves that are now exposed to the surface. All this and more is what we will discover in this Adventure…
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  • 4 hours
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$53.04
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Planalto da Mendiga - Private Nature Tour

Planalto da Mendiga - Private Nature Tour

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With an approximate duration of 3 hours, we will start by discovering why they call this territory the “Kingdom of Stone”. The exploitation of aggregates is the main source of income in the region and the use of limestone is evident in the old mills (or what remains of them), houses, walls ... We will visit some of the most emblematic and most beautiful geological formations where you can take some photos. We will discover dinosaur trails and fossils of marine animals. The “dry stone walls” mark the landscape and delimit land where cattle still graze today. We will end at the viewpoint of Pebada over Porto de Mós, from where you can see the whole valley and the Castle, with its green tiles, dominating the village.
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  • 3 hours
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$91.22
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Roman Ruins of Conimbriga and Sicó Mountain
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Roman Ruins of Conimbriga and Sicó Mountain

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After pick up at your hotel in Coimbra, we will make a trip to the Sicó mountain, to Buracas of Casmilo. Natural caves steep in the mountains, as if they were natural monuments, they offer an incredible view of the valleys and mountains of the region. Prepare your camera! After visiting, we circulate through the mountains and rural villages, enjoying the fauna and flora, where the numerous olive trees, walnut trees, oaks, small gardens, sheep and goats stand out. Arriving at the cheese capital, the village of Rabaçal, we taste the delicious cheese accompanied by the dark bread, also typical of the region. Then, we will go to the most emblematic place of this excursion: the Roman ruins of Conímbriga. We will go up the stands of his amphitheater, visit the thermal baths and even visit houses with more than 2,000 years of history. After the visits, we return to the hotel in Coimbra, using some of the pilgrimage trails of the Central Portuguese Way of the Caminhos of Santiago
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.52
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Private tour of the Historic Center of Coimbra

Private tour of the Historic Center of Coimbra

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Our product is unique, because you have the possibility to visit the University, Sé Velha and the Church of Santa Cruz, only with your group, this visit is private, to be able to create a unique visit where people can interact with the guide, asking questions.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Library, Coimbra's University and Botanical Garden (All included)

Library, Coimbra's University and Botanical Garden (All included)

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Join me in a guided tour that will take you through two thousand years of Coimbra's history. All entrances are included in the price (no queue). The guided tour will give you acess to the Library, the University builing (former Palace), St. Michaels Chapel and the Botanical Garden. This guided tour will allow you to emerge in the history of Coimbra, from Roman times to present day. Join me in this tour and you will get to know the essentials of portuguese history in only two hours.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.73
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Bairrada Winery Route half day
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Bairrada Winery Route half day

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Bairrada is one of Portugal’s most prestigious wine regions and lies just north of Coimbra. On this tour, learn more about Portuguese wine and Bairrada’s wine-making heritage as you visit one of two wine cellars, and sample the region’s famous sparkling wine. Afterwards, explore the natural landscapes of the Bussaco Forest and perhaps stop at a local restaurant to sample local delicacy, Roasted Piglet (own expense).
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.25
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An adventure through the shale villages of Lousã (with hike)

An adventure through the shale villages of Lousã (with hike)

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Schist villages have already been called “magic villages”, their names sound like Romans, Arabs and even barbarians, but it is their characteristic appearance that makes them so fantastic. These structures dating back to medieval times exude an architectural beauty that is still difficult to match today, even more fascinating are the places where they are located due to the need to settle for pastoral and agricultural activities. During this adventure we will take you to know some of the most beautiful schist villages of Serra da Lousã as well as the breathtaking landscapes that this unique place has to offer… It includes a jeep ride through the Lousã mountain range and a visit to the beautiful Schist villages in the morning and a walk of about 6 km and an intermediate level of difficulty in the afternoon along some of the most beautiful trails in the mountain.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.07
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$106.07
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Arista Route - Penacova Windmills and Landscapes (full day)

Arista Route - Penacova Windmills and Landscapes (full day)

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Penacova, the village "where Nature lives", where "breathe good air", a place that awaits you and where the river Mondego will guide you! In this village, near Coimbra, where every corner and nook has a story to tell, we will leave on an adventure and in each place, a letter will find! This letter has a history, a memory, a tradition, a monument, a landscape and all together define the identity of this region. Follow and listen to the melody of the waters of the Mondego River and the Alva River, feel the "good air" of Penacova around your face and discover belvederes, windmills and waterfalls while the green mountains will accompany you. Allow yourself to meet the Nature that lives in this county, allow you to enrich your life with stories and build in your heart a book of memories to never forget.
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  • 7 hours
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$106.07
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Serra dos Candeeiros - Private Nature Tour

Serra dos Candeeiros - Private Nature Tour

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With an approximate duration of 3 hours, we will discover one of the few water points on the surface in the Lagoons of Arrimal. These support a huge number of species of plants and animals that find the ideal place to grow here. We will find abandoned windmills, the wells and cisterns show the need for humanity in the collection and preservation of a high-value resource, water. Ecopista marks the use of the old train line that used to transport coal from the Bezerra mines. We will ascend to the top of the mountain by roads that take us to places with fantastic views over the coast. If we are lucky we will see the ocean and identify the Berlengas Islands. The “Arco da Memória” marks the limit of the Coutos de Alcobaça and the beginning of the lands of the King. It is the memory of the History of Portugal here celebrated in a building of “Arco triumphal” style.
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  • 3 hours
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$91.22
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Fátima Sanctuary and Pastorinhos Village
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Fátima Sanctuary and Pastorinhos Village

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Fátima is widely considered among Portugal’s most important Catholic pilgrimage sites, but visiting independently means missing its spiritual significance. On this tour, begin with a pickup at your Coimbra hotel and explore three of the chapels and basilica around Fátima. Visit Valinhos and the homes of the three shepherds before whom the Virgin Mary is said to have appeared, and learn of the sites’ importance to Catholics across the world.
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  • 4 hours
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