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Cologne City Tour Experience cathedral city on the Rhine

Cologne City Tour Experience cathedral city on the Rhine

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Get more out of your sightseeing time in Cologne, and explore the handsome old town with a guide. This top-rated walking tour combines the history of sights like Cologne Cathedral and Hohenzollern Bridge with fun curiosities to keep your interest piqued as you explore. For an extra perk, you'll receive a Cologne gift when you finish the tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.81
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$30.81
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Guided Brewery Walking Tour in Cologne

Guided Brewery Walking Tour in Cologne

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Visitors unfamiliar with Cologne’s unusual brewhouse etiquette may find themselves confused by the system. On this brewhouse tour, find out how the ordering process works and—crucially—how to indicate you’ve had your fill. Visit four traditional brewhouses with a guide, savoring a glass of kölsch—Cologne’s signature beer style—at each.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$22.51
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$22.51

Rhine River Evening Panorama Cruise in Cologne

Rhine River Evening Panorama Cruise in Cologne

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Experience Cologne’s magical nighttime landscape from the water on this evening Rhine River cruise. Dine and drink à la carte from the onboard restaurant against the backdrop of illuminated landmarks like the famous Cologne Cathedral. With comfortable amenities and unparalleled views of riverside landmarks, it’s a memorable way to spend an evening in Germany’s fourth-largest city.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.33
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$21.33

City Tour Cologne in a double-decker bus

City Tour Cologne in a double-decker bus

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With us you can easily explore the city in 90 minutes. With our HopOn-HopOff ticket, you can get off at various stops and get to know the city better as you wish. You can then get on again at a later point in time and continue the journey. If the weather is nice, experience the ride in the large red convertible.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.33
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$21.33

Skip the Line: The Chocolate Museum Cologne Entrance Ticket

Skip the Line: The Chocolate Museum Cologne Entrance Ticket

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Guarantee your entry to Schokoladenmuseum (Chocolate Museum), one of Cologne’s top attractions, by booking your admission ticket in advance. A must-visit for all lovers of sweet treats, the Schokoladenmuseum takes you on a journey through the history of chocolate and promises to indulge your sweet tooth with hand-crafted chocolate. Purchasing your ticket before arrival means you’ll skip lines that are often in excess of one hour.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$14.81
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$14.81

Cologne Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Cologne Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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Trade a traditional guided tour of Cologne for a personalized walking tour based on a new travel concept. Meeting up with a Lokafyer guide is like having a friend to show you around Cologne, from the coolest neighborhoods to the places locals actually eat. Since you’ll connect with the guide to talk or chat before the tour, you can customize the experience to your preferences and interests.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.46
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$36.46
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Skip the Line: Hard Rock Cafe Cologne Including Meal

Skip the Line: Hard Rock Cafe Cologne Including Meal

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Enjoy a 2- or 3-course meal with a little rock’n’roll heritage on the side on this 2-hour skip-the-line Hard Rock Cafe visit in Cologne. Head to the famous Hard Rock Cafe in the heart of Cologne and beat the queues with your skip-the-line entry ticket to head straight inside. Take a seat and admire music memorabilia including Elvis Presley’s sunglasses, Kiss’ bass guitars and Hendrix's vest. Enjoy classic dishes such as honey-mustard chicken sandwich or hickory-smoked bbq ribs with a drink. Upgrade your ticket to choose from the 3-course menu.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.01
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$25.01

English guided tour (other languages offered)

English guided tour (other languages offered)

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Learn how Eau de Cologne was first produced 300 years ago, by visiting Farina Fragrance Museum in Cologne. You'll avoid long lines by having a pre-booked ticket, and going on a guided tour will help make the most of your visit. Smell different fragrances, see the original arched cellar, learn about perfume production, and see rare historic items. A magnificent tour that helps you step back in time, and understand true craftsmanship.
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  • 45 minutes
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$6.84
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$6.84

Segway Classic Tour (3h)

Segway Classic Tour (3h)

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Segway Tour Cologne is located in the heart of the city and is easily accessible with public transportation. When you visit Cologne for the first time, this is the ideal tour for you. On this 3-hour tour, you will discover the most famous sights of the city. You'll see attractions like the Cathedral, Fragrance Museum, Hohenzollern Bridge and Rheinauhafen. Besides having fun driving the Segway, your guide will give you an explanation about the history of this exciting city. Numbers are limited to 8 on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide. • 3-hour Segway Tour to Cologne's most famous sights • Your expert guide wants to give explanations at each stop • We only use original Segway PT • Learn about the history of the city • Have fun driving the Segway through Cologne's vibrant streets • Small-group format ensures a personalized experience
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.61
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$93.61

Private-Group Bike Tour of Cologne with Guide

Private-Group Bike Tour of Cologne with Guide

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See more of Cologne in less time—and enjoy an active way to explore—on this private bike tour. Pick between numerous daily departure times, meet your guide in the center of town, and grab your bikes and helmets. You’ll cover roughly 10 miles (16 kilometers) of the city, and will spy the UNESCO-listed Cologne Cathedral, Hohenzollern Bridge, Kölner Philharmonie, and more. As you go, learn all about Cologne’s history.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$241.86
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$241.86
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Self-guided Discovery Walk in Cologne: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Self-guided Discovery Walk in Cologne: Highlights & Hidden Gems

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Discover the popular attractions of Cologne as well as its hidden secrets on this interactive city discovery game. You won’t have to learn how to use new devices, as the game can be accessed from your smartphone. It can also be used on multiple devices at once, so you won’t have a problem if your battery dies. Solve 15 clues and discover Cologne’s old town gems while you're playing. It’s a great way to go sightseeing and have fun at the same time.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.92
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$37.92
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Cologne City Tour

Cologne City Tour "Domstadt Experience" Exclusive tour for up to 12 people

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Cologne City Tour Erlebnis Domstadt am Rhein - multiple awards: Best of the Best 2021 TripAdvisor: TOP quality - THE highlight for you as the TOP team building idea and YOUR TOP team event! Book now as a closed group at a special price ... THE unique, very special shared experience with your exclusive TOP tour guide. YOUR individual Cologne City Tour experience Cathedral city on the Rhine - in a private company. Treat yourself as a closed group to a special, exclusive experience in the community: We will take you on a tour through the cathedral city, which is also tailored to your individual needs. Do not miss out on creating a unique community experience in the group in this way. Regardless of whether you book a GROUP TOUR at SDS CITY TOUR as a private group or, for example, as a special experience for companies: It will definitely be something very special, unique and therefore exclusive.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$290.31
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$290.31
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Old Town Private Brewhouse Tour
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Old Town Private Brewhouse Tour

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With our passion for Cologne and its local beer specialty Kölsch, we want to take you on a journey to our favorite brewhouses in town. Become part of the Crew and try different Kölsch brands and learn why we love Kölsch so much! We spontaneously adapt every single tour to the group, so we can truly say: Our Cologne - Your tour! On our brewhouse tour in Cologne's old town, our guides will bring you to four traditional brewhouses. In each brewhouse you have the possibility to try their unique Kölsch and our entertaining guide will tell you everything you need to know about Kölsch, Cologne and the local mentality.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$182.30
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$182.30
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11 Cologne stories - an exciting scavenger hunt

11 Cologne stories - an exciting scavenger hunt

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Discover Cologne playfully, with a scavenger hunt! You can expect a modern city rally, where you come across tricky puzzles and interesting information about Cologne's history. Feel like Sherlock Holmes and reveal the secrets of the city. Playfully gain new insights and have fun. On the approx. 2.5km long route you will learn interesting facts and myths, meet women who have shaped the development of Cologne, get to know the attractive places of the Rhine metropolis. Immediately after the start you dive into a world full of hidden clues and enigmatic pictures. At the end of each task, exciting information about the respective sights awaits you. ⭐ HIGH lights »Independence of tourist guides and groups »Only a smartphone with internet connection needed »Suitable for individuals and groups »Playful mediation of interesting contents »Informative, exciting, amusing »Already from 6 Euro per person
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.92
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$36.92
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Sancta Colonia: Through the Heart of Cologne Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMap

Sancta Colonia: Through the Heart of Cologne Walking Audio Tour by VoiceMap

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Avoid the rigid schedules of traditional walking tours and explore Cologne at your own pace with this self-guided audio tour. Narrated by Marcel Krüger, the tour takes you past major city sights, such as the Cologne Cathedral and Museum Ludwig, and offers insight into the city’s history and culture.
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  • 45 minutes
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$5.20
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$5.20

Historical Walk through Cologne with a Local

Historical Walk through Cologne with a Local

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This Experience is provided by a private Local. Each LocalBini Experience is conducted in a small group of up to 8 people. Discover the historical side of Cologne with a passionate local who wants to share all the historical and fun facts about Cologne. Our excursion will start at the Synagogue because Cologne has a deep Jewish history! Learn about how the city has grown and changed over time. From visiting the churches to discovering the history behind the Hahnen Gate or even The Domincan Church of St. Andrew, discover unique sites that an ordinary tourist tour won’t show you! We always knew travelling was the best way of learning, but having a knowledgeable Local by your side to give you insider tips and share local secrets is even better! Of course, if you want to learn about something in particular or have a special interest, just let me know, and I will adjust the itinerary for you!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.48
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$77.48

Cologne 1933-1945 Walking Tour

Cologne 1933-1945 Walking Tour

Explore how the inhabitants here coped with their daily life in the dark times of 1933-1945. Find out why Cologne Cathedral apparently stayed free of damage after more than 200 air raids and why the old town had to be rebuilt completely. What happened to the enemies of Hitler’s regime and to those opposing the National Socialist dictatorship? In those dark years, all the achievements of the Weimar Republic were abolished in just an instant. During this guided tour, you will visit several sights with a reference to this decade. Experience the city’s history and main events of the period with our professional guide!
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  • 2 hours
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$400.94
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$400.94
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Art and Culture in Cologne with a Local

Art and Culture in Cologne with a Local

This Experience is provided by a private local. Each LocalBini Experience is conducted in a small group of up to 8 people. Find out the different cultural and artistic characteristics that makes this city unique, and enjoy the buzzing community and city ambience! Whether you are visiting Cologne as a returning tourist who wants to get to know the city a bit better, or if this is your first time, this Experience is for you! While walking the streets of Cologne and looking at the amazing, unique street art or getting to know more about the city’s galleries and museums, you will hear about street-art artists as well as contemporary artists and their close connection to Cologne. I will share with you the art and cultural world of my city, where you will see, hear, and experience how colorful and multifaceted Cologne is!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.14
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$50.14

The Best of Cologne Walking Tour

The Best of Cologne Walking Tour

During this short walking tour, you will see all the most important sights and have an overview of Cologne’s long history going back to Roman times. Let us have a stroll through the old town and get to know Cologne’s inhabitants and their mentality better. Enjoy the Cologne Cathedral - one of the most important and impressive buildings in the world from outside. Do you know how many people visit the Cathedral each year? Be impressed with Cologne’s Old Town, its late medieval town hall, pass the Old Market, and stroll through the cobbled streets and within small houses. Experience its distinctive historical charm and be drawn by its rustic narrow alleyways. Discover it all with our professional guide!
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
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$419.29
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$419.29
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Guided tour “Love stories of Cologne”

Guided tour “Love stories of Cologne”

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. What is so impressive about Cologne cathedral? You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. What is so romantic about the Cologne Triangle? What is the most famous historical couple of the Germany country? This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
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$484.93
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$484.93
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Private Tour: Cologne City Highlights

Private Tour: Cologne City Highlights

Visit beautiful Cologne on this private, guided sightseeing tour, great for those with limited time in the city. Enjoy personalized attention while learning about the history of the city, a landmark of High Gothic architecture set amidst the reconstructed Old Town. See the Cologne Cathedral and the Romanesque Catholic Great St. Martin Church, plus visit bustling Roncalliplatz, the historic Alter Markt square and much more. Cologne hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$296.24
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$296.24
Price varies by group size

Cologne Kölsch Tour & Beer Tasting

Cologne Kölsch Tour & Beer Tasting

Go ahead and experience the local beer jewel – Kölsch. It is a classic tour during which you will roam through at least 3 brewery pubs around the area of Cologne Cathedral to taste different types of the typical Cologne beer named Kölsch and get to know their special atmosphere. You will find out more about the history of this top-fermented light beer and its traditions, as well as its production and what it makes different to other beers. Taste this bright and clear beer with a straw-yellow hue. Cologne’s general history will be of concern, too. Come and join our professional guide for a sip of Kölsch.
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  • 2 hours
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$425.25
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$425.25
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Aachen Private Walking Tour

Aachen Private Walking Tour

Welcome to amazing Aachen, a place that should definitely be on every traveller's must-see list! We invite you to spend a couple of intense hours strolling through downtown and you will understand exactly why Charlemagne made this city the Capital of his European Empire and also why the stunning Dom became Germany’s first Unesco World Heritage Site. Travel back in time in this spa-town, the place where the German Kings were crowned, packed with historic sites that remind of the glorious days. Visit the impressive cathedral, the well preserved medieval buildings, city gates and beautiful fountains. Enjoy this fascinating city with its rich history in a tour that covers all the major highlights of the Charlemagne's legacy. You will see: * Aachener Dom * Cathedral Treasury * Town Hall * Center Charlemagne Museum * The Puppet Fountain
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$206.18
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$206.18
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Cologne Walking tour with a visit to world famous Cathedral

Cologne Walking tour with a visit to world famous Cathedral

Discover Cologne’s top attractions, all in one single, private tour. Pick between multiple daily tour times, meet your guide in the city center, and enjoy a seamless way to explore this history-saturated city. You’ll visit the UNESCO-listed Cologne Cathedral (entry own expense), will admire the 900-year-old Historic Town Hall, will explore the Alter Markt (Old Market Square), and more.
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  • 3 hours
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$308.09
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