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Private Tour West Crete: Rethymno Region from North to South

Private Tour West Crete: Rethymno Region from North to South

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Discover scenic villages and dramatic gorges on this fully customizable tour of the Rethymno region. A typical day might begin with Spili village, the Kortialotiko Gorge and the Church of St. Nicholas of Kortialoti. Next, head to the Holy Monastery of Preveli and Preveli Beach with its natural palm forest. Finally, explore Rethymno’s Venetian old town. Your package covers door-to-door private guided transfers: meals and tickets are at your expense.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$694.38
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$694.38

Mythical Escape: Zeus Cave & Knossos Palace with Lassithi Plateau from Heraklion
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Mythical Escape: Zeus Cave & Knossos Palace with Lassithi Plateau from Heraklion

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When you're staying on the island of Crete, discover the island's eastern stretches where traditional villages, storied monuments, and authentic culture awaits. With a local driver-guide for your group, you'll explore with ease, visiting the landmarks you want to see. The Cave of Zeus, Knossos Palace, and the Lassithi Plateau are a few of the sites that can feature on your private tour; just note that entry fees are extra.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$716.08
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$716.08
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Knossos Palace & Heraklion City Tour

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Knossos Palace & Heraklion City Tour

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Get more out of your time in Crete, and discover the history of the Minoan civilization on a tour of Knossos Palace and the cultural center of Heraklion. You’ll get the lowdown on the exhibits of the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and discover one of the locals’ favorite spots for coffee in a cozy city café. Note that entry fees are payable on the day.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.69
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Chrissi Island Cruise from Heraklion
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Chrissi Island Cruise from Heraklion

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Discover Chrissi, the isle dubbed as Crete’s golden island, without any hassle on this day trip from Heraklion. With a guide at your side, you’ll spend time at both Ierapetra and the island of Chrissi, learning about the nature that abounds as you go. Dolphins, gulls, and blonde sand beaches are among the sights on the route.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.31
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Spinalonga & Agios Nikolaos from Heraklion region

Spinalonga & Agios Nikolaos from Heraklion region

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Travel on the north-east coast with a boat ride on the picturesque bay of MIRABELLO. Visit the small fortified island of SPINALONGA. Accompanied by a professional tour guide you will stroll through the streets of the Venetian castle and get acquainted with the interesting history of the island. Continuing the sea voyage, the ship docks in the bay KOLOKITHA where you have free time for swimming in the crystal clear waters. Then you will head to the next stop, the town of AGIOS NIKOLAOS. You can enjoy walking on your own in this beautiful place, have a coffee or beer with the view to the famous lake VOULIAZMENI. *Pick-up (from the specific bus stops outside of your hotel) is arranged after booking. From villages of the North Heraklion region (Agia Pelagia, Gouves, Hersonissos,etc).
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.10
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$65.10

Minoan Crete from 3.000 BC: Knossos Palace & Museum with Wineries from Heraklion

Minoan Crete from 3.000 BC: Knossos Palace & Museum with Wineries from Heraklion

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Book a private Crete day trip that offers a bespoke service with a chauffeur-guide, premium transport, and an itinerary that's tailored to you. You'll visit Knossos Palace to discover Crete's Minoan history, get a taste of island culture with a visit to a Cretan winery, and explore the city of Heraklion. All visits can be tailored to your interests; just note that entry fees and tastings are extra.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$716.08
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$716.08
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Day Trip to Agios Nikolaos and Spinalonga Island

Day Trip to Agios Nikolaos and Spinalonga Island

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A day trip that combines relaxation and history gives you the chance to visit the highlights of the Northeast part of Crete, where the picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos with the magnificent lake can be found. Elounda, a small village on the shore of Mirabello bay with spectacular views, is where the boat begins the cruise heading to Spinalonga island, a small uninhabited island used during the history as a fortress and later on as a leper colony.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.31
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Private Gastronomy Tour to Central Crete

Private Gastronomy Tour to Central Crete

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Say goodbye to the tourist trail and hello to a world of organic produce when you book this private door-to-door food tour of Crete’s less-visited interior. Your program is customizable, depending on date, but typically includes two winery visits, with tastings, a bakery stop for sweet treats and coffee, and a 3-course taverna lunch. Opt to explore an olive oil factory or cheese and herb shops instead of one winery.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$683.53
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$683.53
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Full-Day Land Rover Safari from Heraklion with Lunch

Full-Day Land Rover Safari from Heraklion with Lunch

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Discover ancient Minoan history, Cretan farming culture, and magnificent island views on this full-day off-roading adventure from Heraklion. Travel in a rugged Land Rover along historic mountain trails, stopping along the way to visit the mythological Diction Cave, shepherds’ villages, the scenic Lassithi Plateau, and an eco park where traditional ways of life are still practiced. Replenish your energy with an included lunch and taste of ‘raki’ liqueur at a local tavern.
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  • 8 hours
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$92.22
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$92.22
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Combined Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau & Knossos Palace

Combined Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau & Knossos Palace

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Maximize time in Crete with a full-day combination guided tour. Get picked up at your hotel and set out on a coach sightseeing tour focused on archaeology and culture. See popular landmarks including the Kera Kardiotissa Monastery, Dikteon Cave, and the Palace of Knossos. Admire panoramic views from Seli Ambelou Lasithi Plateau, visit an olive oil factory, and go inside a ceramic workshop to see a potter at work.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.82
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$48.82

Transfer Airport to HERAKLION CITY CENTER OR PORT area up to 6 customers

Transfer Airport to HERAKLION CITY CENTER OR PORT area up to 6 customers

Transfer from Herakleion airport to your hotel in HERAKLION CITY OR PORT   area. From 1 to 6 clients , transport is with a mini Van. Transfer is a transportation service which meets and brings you exactly where you asked: our driver meets you at the airport (as close to the Arrivals as possible), at the hotel reception or at the exactly given address, helps you with your luggage and brings you fast- track to your destination. You can pre-order inexpensive taxi transfer to the city center or to the airport, comfortable car transfer for the family with children, Economy minivan for a tourist group or a Luxury transfer. The transfer cost from Heraklion Nikos Kazantzakis Airport is fixed at the time of pre-order and never rises: either when the driver is waiting for the passenger, when the stop is necessary, or because of traffic jams.
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  • 15 minutes
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$43.40
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Semi Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings

Semi Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings

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Discover the culinary delights of Crete on a day tour from Heraklion that includes wine tasting, olive oil tasting, and learning about the island's terroir. Visit a boutique winery and family-owned olive oil producer to sample wine and oil with your group. You'll have lunch at a mezze restaurant and gain insight into a piece of Crete's culture from a guide.
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  • 8 hours
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$162.75
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$162.75

The Gourmet Wine Tour of Heraklion area

The Gourmet Wine Tour of Heraklion area

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Taste the bounty of ancient Cretan vineyards and olive groves on a delicious, full-day wine tour from Heraklion. Travel with an oenophile and chef guide through the island’s fertile heartland, visit a winery for a vineyard tour and tastings of different varietals. Sample some of the Mediterranean's finest olive oil at a family domain, and indulge in a gourmet chef’s lunch at a local restaurant, complete with plenty of wine! Tour size is limited to 8 for a more personalized, small-group experience.
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  • 8 hours
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$162.75
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$162.75

Crete Elounda and Spinalonga Island Cruise Day Trip
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Crete Elounda and Spinalonga Island Cruise Day Trip

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Visit Elounda and ride a boat to Spinalonga Island on this day trip.  Travel to Elounda and cruise to Spinalonga in Mirabello Bay, where a Venetian fortress and old village once housed a leper colony. Explore the ruins where lepers were confined, and enjoy a swim and barbecue lunch. After docking back at Elounda, drive to Agios Nikolaos’ to see its harbor and reputedly bottomless lake. Pickup and drop-off from selected hotels included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.44
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Relax in Nature - Chrissi Island day Cruise

Relax in Nature - Chrissi Island day Cruise

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Follow the lead of this excursion on the way to Ierapetra by bus, accompanied by the morning sun. Soon after embarking in the boat, enjoy the trip in the Libyan sea on your way to Chrissi island where you will taste the natural beauty of a unique and protected by “Natura 2000” golden beach.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.91
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$49.91

Private Tour to South Crete: Ancient Gortyn, Monasteries and Matala Beach

Private Tour to South Crete: Ancient Gortyn, Monasteries and Matala Beach

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See more of Crete on your vacation, and take a tour of island’s southern stretches with a private guide. Perfect if you have a day free but no transport, this excursion takes you through the Messara valley to visit the archaeological site of Gortyn and two Orthodox monasteries — sites that would be tricky to find alone. Time for swimming at Matala Beach and a coastal dinner complete the experience.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$716.08
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$716.08
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Private Tour West Crete: Rethymno Region from North to South

Private Tour West Crete: Rethymno Region from North to South

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Discover scenic villages and dramatic gorges on this fully customizable tour of the Rethymno region. A typical day might begin with Spili village, the Kortialotiko Gorge and the Church of St. Nicholas of Kortialoti. Next, head to the Holy Monastery of Preveli and Preveli Beach with its natural palm forest. Finally, explore Rethymno’s Venetian old town. Your package covers door-to-door private guided transfers: meals and tickets are at your expense.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$694.38
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$694.38
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Crete private tour: Knossos Palace, Archaeological museum, and Heraklion Town

Crete private tour: Knossos Palace, Archaeological museum, and Heraklion Town

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Uncover the mysteries of the ancient Minoan civilization on this private, half-day tour of Heraklion highlights. Explore the magnificent Knossos Palace, home to King Minos and legends of the Minotaur, and visit a world-class archaeological museum featuring artifacts dating back to 5000 BC. See the contrast of ancient and modern Crete with some free time in the port town of Heraklion, and enjoy personalized attention from your guide along the way. Entrance fees to Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum at your expense.
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  • 5 hours
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$422.87
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The most interesting sites of Elounda and Mirabello gulf!

The most interesting sites of Elounda and Mirabello gulf!

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Our tour begins when our comfortable tourist coach picks you up at your hotel. On the way, our guides will tell you about the places you will pass through. First stop will be the town of Agios Nikolaos. Here, walking through the pedestrian city center, you will find a large number of tourist shops and cafes! You will have enough time for shopping or morning coffee! After leaving the city, we head to a small fishing village, where we board a tourist boat and sail to the island of Spinalonga. There you will have time to explore this island. On your return to the village, you can enjoy lunch at a traditional seaside tavern overlooking the island or swim on the pebbly beach. And in conclusion, we will stop at another fishing village and resort of Elounda. Here you can walk along the sea, enjoy beer or fresh juices, ice cream in local cafes or swim in the sea!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.80
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Saturday noisy market, Heraklion and Cretaquarium

Saturday noisy market, Heraklion and Cretaquarium

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This tour will give us a possibility to visit the most interesting historical monuments of Heraklion, noisy Saturday flea market with many aromatic herbs, different goods and souvenirs. We will have a lot of time for shopping there. Afterwords we are going to visit the biggest Aquarium in Greece - Cretaquarium.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.87
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Private Tour Knossos & Heraklion City

Private Tour Knossos & Heraklion City

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Step back in time and learn about Crete’s Minoan history as you embark on a tour of Heraklion city and Knossos. Join a private guide and visit the archaeological site of Knossos to see the ruins of the great palace as well as temples, villas, and sanctuaries. Then, head back to Heraklion for a tour of the Venetian walls, the fortress, the St. Minas Cathedral, and much more.
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  • 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$354.71
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Olive Mill Festival

Olive Mill Festival

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Spend with us a special evening with the family Lyraki and learn about olive oil soap and taste Cretan wines. Enjoy a traditional dinner with live Greek music and dance.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.67
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$59.67

Lasithi Safari Tour

Lasithi Safari Tour

During this trip, you will have the opportunity to get in touch with the territorial diversity and the impressive mountain peaks where, according to the legend, Zeus, the king of the Gods, was born and to visit the cave where he was born, enjoying the panoramic view of the Lassithi plateau. What to bring with you: • Walking shoes or sandals • Camera • Sun Screen • Hat – sun glasses Highlights: • The off-road driving. • The view from Afentis to the North, South and West side of the island. • The imposing and calm flight of vultures. • The cave of Zeus with the rich decoration. * Minimum number of participants, 4 persons
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  • 7 hours
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$225.67
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$225.67

Mount Karfi Trekking

Mount Karfi Trekking

Mount Karfi is located at Lassithi plateau, about 70km west of Heraklion. Lassithi is known for the picturesque windmills. In the 1950s and 1960s the plateau was one of Europe's first wind farms. There were about 10-13 thousand windmills that pumped the underground water, with which the local farmers were watering their crops. Moreover, the area is known as the birth place of Zeus, the King of the gods, according to the Greek mythology. Highlights • The view from the mountain top of Karfi to the north side of the island and the Aposelemi dam.​​​​​ What to Bring: • Trekking shoes • Windproof jacket • Camera • Sun Screen • Hat – sun glasses Minimum number of participants, 4 persons
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  • 3 hours
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$150.81
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$150.81

Agiofarago-Matala Safari Tour

Agiofarago-Matala Safari Tour

A journey into the wild and captivating side of Crete. Agiofarago and Matala are located in the south of the prefecture of Heraklion. The contrast between the two, makes our tour special. On one side the quiet, spiritual Agiofarago with its wild beauty and on the other, the noisy Matala with their hippie style! Highlights • The 2000-year-old olive tree, Goumenospilio (the cave of the monks), and Vourvoulitis (the hidden lake), in Agiofarago. • The Roman tombs in Matala. • The natural cave on the north side of Matala Beach, from the top of which, the adventurous could dive. Minimum number of participants, 4 persons What to bring • Camera • Sun Screen • Hat – sun glasses • Swimming suit - towel
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  • 8 hours
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$259.31
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