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Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira

Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira

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Enjoy all the comforts of a private tour while exploring Morocco’s Atlantic Coast. On this day trip from bustling Marrakech to Essaouira, a fishing port formerly known as Mogador, you have exclusive use of a 4WD or minivan and a driver/guide to show the way. Strolling the medina and purchasing fresh seafood is made easier with personal assistance, including hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.02
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$101.02
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Essaouira Private Dromedary Ride

Essaouira Private Dromedary Ride

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This tour gives you the opportunity to discover the wealth of the city of Essaouira both culturally and ecologically. With our guide who will accompany you during your experience, you will join the useful to the pleasant, learning a lot about the region and its inhabitants.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.02
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$19.02

Essaouira Mogador Day trip

Essaouira Mogador Day trip

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Essaouira is one of the most peaceful and most quiet cities in the country of Morocco. All throughout the year, travelers from all over the planet visit the place just to surf and listen to good music. There are more travelers during Gnaoua Festival because it is the perfect time of the year to have a great time in the city. With that said, we are inviting you to book a one-day tour to Essaouira with us. It is the perfect time to change your sceneries and leave the noise of the Marrakech behind for a while. The laid-back atmosphere of Essaouira will surely relax your mind.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.15
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$87.15
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Day Trip To Essaouira

Day Trip To Essaouira

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The private day trip to Essaouira from Marrakech is one of the good experiences you can do in one day out of Marrakech. The trip drive requires less than 3 hours. Your day trip will start towards Essaouira around 8 a.m. The drive begins through the plains of Haouz and across the vast landscape and villages. There will be stops along the way, first you will have a stop for refreshment, then drive to see the amazing view of the goats climbing Argan trees. Next stop will a visit the to one the women's cooperative for Argan products, you will see the Argan extracted and get some information about the benefits of the products made of the Argan oil. Before arriving a few miles to Essaouira you have a unique stop to see the beautiful panoramic view of the city from the top.
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  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.87
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$98.87

Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech

Essaouira Day Trip from Marrakech

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With our Excursion Essaouira you will discover Mogador, which is a tourist town, which opens its doors on the Atlantic coast and which is inscribed on the list of the world inheritance of UNESCO.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.55
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$39.55

4-Day Essaouira ( Astapor / Game of Thrones )

4-Day Essaouira ( Astapor / Game of Thrones )

Discover the vibrant seaside city of Essaouira on a 4-day escape with 3-star accommodations. Join a guide for a tour of the city’s fortifications and port, and delve into the bustling souk, where vendors display brilliant wares. Visit the sites where ‘Game of Thrones’ was filmed, and spend an afternoon experiencing Essaouira at your own pace. Visit a women’s argan oil cooperative to learn about the traditional extraction process, and take in the sea air, vivid sights and historic atmosphere of this 18th-century fortified town.
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  • 4 days
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$642.65
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$642.65

1/2 Day - <Souk HAD DRAA>

1/2 Day - "Sunday.

Pre-book a transfer a trip from one of the hotels where our guests reside from the city of Essaouira to the weekly souk "HAD DRAA", and stop wasting time and effort looking at bus schedules , and wait in the queue to get an uncomfortable seat next to many people. Book a private, relaxed and comfortable excursion from Essaouira to the HADDRAH "HAD DRAA" Souk.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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$55.77
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Full day trip to Essaouira Mogador and Atlantic coast from Marrakech

Full day trip to Essaouira Mogador and Atlantic coast from Marrakech

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Take a full-day private trip to Essaouira, one of Morocco's most attractive coastal towns. It's charm is undeniable, with its white washed and blue shuttered houses, art galleries, wood workshops, fishermen and colorful boats, all enclosed by ancient red walls. - Relax at the bohemian coastal resort of Essaouira. - Try fresh seafood from the local market. - Stroll around the medina and port. - Walk through Skala Harbor and visit the old fortresses. - Relax on the beach, or swim in the Atlantic. - Ride camels on the beach. - Visit the Argan Woman's Co-operative
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  • 8 to 10 hours
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$103.81
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Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira Mogador

Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira Mogador

Pick you up from your accommodation in Marrakech, heading to One of the most lovely cities in Morocco, a beachside small welcoming place, with spectacular weather of this city. Before reaching Essaouira, you will have some exceptional moments on the road like seeing the goats who know how to climb up and down on the Argan tree and optional visit for Berber Women Argan Oil Cooperative. Arriving in Essaouira, we’ll have a walking tour to discover the History of Essaouira old port: a hotchpotch of Portuguese, African and Arabian influences. Stroll along the harborside and view the Skala fortress with its wave-lashed ramparts and cannons. Visit the medina and municipal market, and explore the jeweler’s quarter and a handicrafts complex of Essaouira’s artistic heritage. You will have free time to get your lunch and to stroll in Essaouira. Feel free to explore this city and to buy a few souvenirs such as the wooden pieces made only in Essaouira.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.63
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$95.63

Essaouira Activities: Dromedary or horse ride (1 hour)

Essaouira Activities: Dromedary or horse ride (1 hour)

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This walk offers participants the opportunity to discover and appreciate the wide wild beaches of the Atlantic coast of Essaouira on the back of an animal that has been a friend of man since the dawn of history.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$14.83
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The Sunday Market in Had Draa & Local Food Tasting.

The Sunday Market in Had Draa & Local Food Tasting.

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The largest rural market in the Essaouira region takes place every Sunday in Had Draa located 30 km up the road towards Marrakech. The farmers of the region travel there by donkey to offer their crops, animals, and crafts, and to also do their weekly shopping. The gathering at Had Draa is mainly attended by men although everyone socializes, chats over tea with friends, and exchanges news in cafés or under tents. The market gives an authentic insight into daily lives in the Moroccan countryside. Vegetables, fruits, nuts, and spices release their plethora of aromas while the market showcases everything needed to live and work. We sample and taste a variety of foodstuffs. Next door are many cafes with open grills which presents us with the unique opportunity to try fresh grilled dromedary, served along with warm bread, olive and Argan oil, as well as traditional mint tea. HIGHLIGHTS ! Discovering rural life and taste local food.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.56
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$60.56

Essaouira Countryside & Ramble (From Essaouira - Full Day)

Essaouira Countryside & Ramble (From Essaouira - Full Day)

Join your guide for short ramble in the thuya forest to Sidi Mbarek waterfalls and Sidi Kaouki beach. First stop DIiabat, a former hippy enclave where the Rolling Stones used to hang out and the inspiration for Jemi Hendrix’s song “Castles Made of Sand”. Continue to Sidi Mbarek, a small Berber village 35 km south of Essaouira, where the trek begins. Walk to the little cascade and visit the old Marabout (tomb of a Saint or wise man). The stream brings some water (water level depends on the seasons/rain) into this very dry region to irrigate local crops. Walking time is 45 minutes to reach the cascade and 30 minutes back. Continue to Sidi Kaouki, a relaxed surfers’ village, to enjoy a delicious sardine picnic, in an ideal lunch spot overlooking the large sandy beach.On the way back to the city, there is also the option of visiting an Argan cooperative, to learn how precious Argan oil – unique to this area - is produced. The visit includes a tasting of the oil.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.21
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$69.21
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Day trip to Essaouira

Day trip to Essaouira

Essaouira, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is nestled on the Atlantic coast of Morocco and is a wonderful day trip to the bustling city of Marrakech. However, arranging transportation for an independent visit takes time and effort. During this tour, enjoy a round trip from your accommodation in Marrakech, Agadir or Taroudant and join Essaouira comfortably in a common air-conditioned minibus. When you arrive, take advantage of your free time to explore the magnificent Medina and the old city walls at your leisure, and perhaps stop for lunch by the sea.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.70
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$31.70

Essaouira: private day trip from Marrakech

Essaouira: private day trip from Marrakech

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Essaouira is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is an ideal place to discover the true essence of traditional Moroccan life between the walls and the stone towers, the magnificent beaches and the magnificent old town. Between the city walls, you will discover the enchanting atmosphere of Essaouira with its white houses, peaceful squares and craftsmen in small workshops. Its magnificent fortified port with its wooden barracks will offer you the best entertainment opportunities with the most beautiful seafood dishes on the outdoor grill. Also places of leisure, tourist attractions and memorable activities, we invite you to know them. you will have the freedom to explore this city at your own pace, with an additional stop at an argan oil cooperative along the way.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.08
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$95.08
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Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira

Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira

Depart from your Riad in Marrakech towards Essaouira, this city lies on the Atlantic Ocean. Essaouira has a constant temperature of 20 degrees Celsius throughout the year. The famous freshly grilled fish is served in the harbor and also in the medina where Thuja woodworkers and silver workers work under the old Portuguese city walls that protect the city from the sea. A private city guide will guide you around this charming walkable medina. This city is recommended year round, especially in the summer when it’s very hot in Marrakech. We return back to Marrakech later in the evening.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
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$126.76
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Excursions from Marrakech to Essaouira

Excursions from Marrakech to Essaouira

Essaouira is a small fortified city on the edge of the Atlantic. Located 180 kilometers west of Marrakech, the city is a less touristy place where people are generally friendlier and where you put less pressure to buy. Upon arrival, you will explore the small city from the port, the Portuguese fortress, the old medina, the arts museum, the sekkala and the old Jewish quarter.  • The discovery of the old Portuguese fortress of Mogador.  • Discover the beautiful city of Essaouira on a day trip  • Admire the port, the market and the jewelers' neighborhood.  • Enjoy the visit to the beach.  • Visit an association of Berber women for the production of argan oil.  • Enjoy a fish meal at the port or at a local restaurant.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.64
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Shared Day Trip To Essaouira From Marrakech

Shared Day Trip To Essaouira From Marrakech

Day trip to Essaouira from Marrakech, the coastal city inhabited since prehistoric times and formerly known as Mogador, the citadel of Essaouira was famous for its manufacture of Tyrian origin of the legendary purple tint it supplied to Rome. With an ocher wall, the medina is now incomparably charming (inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List since 2001), its pedestrian streets and its white houses with blue shutters, Mogador has become a place of choice for art and culture, the whole world culture. Highlights : ✔ On the Road to Essaouira you will see very beautiful pastures and scenes such as goats climbing trees. ✔ Discover the city once called by the Portuguese Mogador and its beautiful beach. ✔ Take a walk in the Medina of Essaouira and on the pier of its harbor. ✔ Enjoy lunch with fresh local fish. ✔ The medina of Essaouira has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2001.
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  • Free Cancellation
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Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira

Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira

Schedule: Pickup point: accommodation in Marrakech Time of departure: 8:00 AM Duration: 1 day Highlights of the day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira: • Stop to see goats climbing argan trees; • Visit a Women’s Cooperative that produces argan oil; • Free time in Essaouira, a small medieval city also known as Mogador, located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean (approximately a 3 hours drive from Marrakech); • Enjoy a tour of the old port, stroll along the harbor side and admire the Skala fortress with its ramparts and ancient cannons; • Visit the Medina of Essaouira, registered as a World Heritage site by UNESCO; • Have a walk on the beach and see the windsurfers in action;  
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.61
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1 day- "Visit AGADIR".

Pre-book a transfer a trip from one of the hotels where our clients reside in the city of Essaouira or Marrakech and even from one of the airports for a visit to the city of Agadir and stop wasting time and the effort by looking at the bus schedules, and waiting in the queue to get an uncomfortable seat next to many people. Book a private, relaxed and comfortable excursion in the city of Agadir, towards the end of the excursion we will drop off our client at the meeting point and pickup point.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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$95.08
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$95.08

1/2 day - Souk <IDA OUGOURD>

1/2 day - Souk "WEDNESDAY".

Pre-book a transfer a trip from one of the hotels where our clients reside from the city of Essaouira to the IDA Ouguerd weekly souk, and stop wasting time and effort by looking at bus schedules, and to wait in the queue to get an uncomfortable seat next to many people. Book a private, relaxed and comfortable excursion from Essaouira to Ida Ouguerd.
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  • 3 to 4 minutes
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$38.03
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$38.03

Essaouira Discovery Tour (From Essaouira - Half Day)

Essaouira Discovery Tour (From Essaouira - Half Day)

Explore the best of Essaouira and witness the amazing sights of the fortified city. Visit the fishing port and Scala “the Astapor” also known for being the filming location of "Game of Thrones". After breakfast, pick up from your hotel. Join your guide to discover “The Mogador Essaouira” listed on the UNESCO World Heritage site. Our visit starts at the ancient fishing port. Visit the Museum “Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdallah the old Alaouite Sultan, the founder of the City», as anthropology and art unite at this quaint refurbished museum of regional art in a traditional house showcasing weapons, instruments, and historical photos of Essaouira. Continue towards the medina. A wonderful labyrinth of streets, this 18th mid-century fortified town was built with the principles of contemporary European military architecture in a North African context. Explore the souks. Our last stop will be at the ramparts and places around the Scala where “the Game of Thrones season 3” was filmed (Astapor).
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.08
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$37.08
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Full day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira Mogador

Full day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira Mogador

We will leave Marrakech to enjoy a full day trip to Essaouira, during this trip you will visit the bustling port, the medina & its exotic souks, the door of the Navy, the Sqala of the Kasbah, the museum of Sidi Mohammed ben Abdellah, the stalls with multicolored spices. Lunch in a restaurant and a ride on a huge sandy beach, with only atmosphere, the brightness of the waves on the shore and the sound of the ocean. Enjoy the charming sites of Essaouira, including the ocher-colored walls, the beautiful Moulay El Hassan square and the souks, as well as the small streets. from the old medina of the city. Enjoy a fresh fish lunch at a local restaurant. During your trip, visit the association of Berber women producing argan oil, admire the local markets and admire the jewels of the jeweler's district.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.81
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Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira Mogador and Argan factory

Day trip from Marrakech to Essaouira Mogador and Argan factory

Departure from Marrakech at 8 Am, heading in the direction of Chichaua, with a short stop in Sidi Al Mokhtar. You will pass by many argan tree plantations on the journey and you will stop in a female coop producing the precious argan oil, giving you a chance to appreciate this crop that is unique to the area. Essaouira is an ancient port city on the Atlantic Coast, 112 miles (180 km) from Marrakech, and it is renowned for its excellent windsurfing and kite surfing beaches. Another unique site is La Scala, which you will discover just minutes from a charming cafe that caters to lovers of Gnawa music. After lunch in a restaurant you will be able to discover the Medina famed for its multiple crafts like woodworking, inlay, leather, copper and Souiri crafts as well as fish and spice markets, bustling souks and relaxing cafes. After a full day spent enjoying these and other Essaouira treasures, you will head back to Marrakech around 7:30pm.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Essaouira Day trip from Marrakech

Essaouira Day trip from Marrakech

Essaouira is a charming old coastal city. To reach it, we cross the beautiful scenery of the R207 road to the coast. On the way, we will stop to see the argan trees where the goats climb on the low branches and feed, it is a fascinating spectacle and an absolute must when it comes to be photographed. Along the way, we will stop at a women's cooperative where they produce argan oil. Our trip to Essaouira arrives in the resort and the port city where you will see the vast expanse of the North Atlantic Ocean. Old brass cannons line and the ramparts protect the waterfront against ancient invasions. There are several modern restaurants in the port city and this updated culture combines very well with the history of the city. You'll feel like you're drifting in a time machine as you move from a modern cafe to a dilapidated house in the medina a few feet away. Essaouira is a popular stopover point for most tourists visiting Morocco and you will see just why when you visit it.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.19
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