USA Western Nationalparks & Bright Lights

Entdecke die Nationalparks des Western, versuche dein Glück in Las Vegas und gehe auf Suche nach Berühmtheiten in Los Angeles

  • Jeep-Tour mit Navajo-Guide im eindrucksvollen Monument Valley
  • Naturwunder Grand Canyon
  • Wanderung zum Horseshoe Bend
  • Wanderungen durch die Nationalparks Zion & Bryce Canyon
  • Berühmt-berüchtiges Death Valley
  • Freizeit im schönen San Diego
  • Charmantes San Francisco
  • Versuche Glück in Las Vegas
  • Zu Fuß die Naturschönheiten des Yosemite Nationalparks entdecken
  • Los Angeles - die Stadt der Stars & Sternchen
  • Überblick
  • Leistungen
  • Reiseverlauf
  • Termine & Preise
  • Zusatzinformationen
  • Einreisebestimmungen

15 Tage USA

Nationalparks Metropolen Felsen ab 2.464 € %-Aktion Anfragen oder buchen

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Von der Golden Gate Bridge zu den Felswänden der Canyons, die majestätisch im Licht der untergehenden Sonne glänzen... Bei dieser USA Rundreise erlebst du die Schönheit und die Wildnis des amerikanischen Westens. Erlebe die bizarren und zugleich faszinierenden Sandstein-Säulen (Hoodoos) im Bryce Canyon Nationalpark und die Wüstenlandschaft des berüchtigten Death Valley. Auf einem optionalen Helikopter Rundflug hast du die Chance, den grandiosen Grand Canyon aus einer völlig neuen Perspektive zu entdecken. Erkunde zu Fuß die Naturschönheiten des Yosemite Nationalparks, versuche dein Glück in "fabulous" Las Vegas und staune über imposante Felsformationen und Canyons im Zion Nationalpark. Du legst einen Stopp am Glen Canyon Dam und den Imperial Sand Dunes ein und entdeckst auf einer Jeep-Tour im Monument Valley einen der eindrucksvollsten Ort der USA. Erkunde das malerische San Diego, bevor du mit Los Angeles die wohl glamouröseste Stadt des Westens erwartet.

1. Tag: San Francisco
2. Tag: San Francisco - Yosemite Nationalpark
3. Tag: Yosemite National Park
4. Tag: Yosemite Nationalpark - Sierra Nevadas
5. Tag: Death Valley - Las Vegas
6. Tag: Las Vegas
7. Tag: Las Vegas - Bryce Canyon Nationalpark
8. Tag: Bryce Canyon Nationalpark - Lake Powell
9. Tag: Monument Valley
10. Tag: Grand Canyon Nationalpark
11. Tag: Grand Canyon Nationalpark - Lake Havasu City
12. Tag: Joshua Tree Nationalpark - San Diego
13. Tag: San Diego
14. Tag: San Diego - Los Angeles
15. Tag: Los Angeles

Leistungen enthalten

  • USA Rundreise gemäß Programm
  • Transport im Touring-Van mit Klimaanlage, Unterbringung und Mahlzeiten wie angeben
  • Ausflüge, Aktivitäten und Besichtigungen gemäß Reiseverlauf
  • Eintrittsgebühren zu den genannten Nationalparks und National Monuments
  • Besuch des Death Valley Nationalparks
  • Besuch Zion Nationalpark
  • Besuch des Glen Canyon Damm
  • Navajo geführte 4x4 Backroads Tour durch das Monument Valley
  • Halt in Sedona
  • Mahlzeit beim Projekt "Native Grill Food Truck"
  • Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco
  • Kostprobe von in Kalifornien produzierten Produkten
  • Besuch im Yosemite Nationalpark
  • Besuch Bryce Canyon Nationalpark
  • Besuch des Horseshoe Bend
  • Besuch im Grand Canyon Nationalpark
  • Sonnenuntergang am Rande des Grand Canyon
  • Halt auf der Route 66
  • Besuch London Bridge in Lake Havasu City
  • Besuch im Joshua Tree Nationalpark
  • Stadtrundfahrt durch Los Angeles

Leistungen nicht enthalten

  • Nicht genannte Mahlzeiten und Getränke
  • Optionale Ausflüge und Aktivitäten
  • Persönliche Ausgaben, Trinkgelder

Unterbringung

5x Mittelklasse-Hotel
2x Einfaches Hotel
2x Mittelklasse-Lodge
1x Motel
4x Standard-Hotel
Die Unterbringung erfolgt in Doppelzimmern. Wahlweise kann gegen Aufpreis die Unterbringung im Einzelzimmer gebucht werden (optional, vorbehaltlich Verfügbarkeit).

Verpflegung

1x Mittagessen, 1x Abendessen
Bitte planen Sie ca .USD555-725 für nicht enthaltene Mahlzeiten ein.

Tourbegleitung

Englischsprachiger Reiseleiter

Transportarten

Zu Fuß, Touring-Van / Maxi-Van

Zusätzliche Übernachtungen

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Optionale Ausflüge / Zusatzleistungen

  • Einzelzimmer-Zuschlag (Aufpreis: 1.829 €)
  • Hubschrauberrundflug Grand Canyon (Aufpreis: 250 €)
Folgende Ausflüge kannst du gegen einen Aufpreis direkt zu deiner Buchung hinzufügen:

Hubschrauberrundflug Grand Canyon
Der Hubschrauberrundflug über dem Grand Canyon ist ein Muss! Betrachte den Canyon auf diesem 45- bis 50-minütigen Flug aus der Vogelperspektive und bestaune den Kontrast des blaugrünen Colorado River gegen die tausend Schattierungen der roten Felsen in der Schlucht. Erst von oben wirst du dir der Größe der Schlucht so richtig bewusst werden und verstehen warum sie zu den sieben Naturwundern der Welt zählt.

Bitte beachte, dass sich die Preise/Aktivitäten jederzeit ändern können.

1. Tag: San Francisco

Arrive at any time. There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting. We highly recommend booking pre-tour accommodation to fully experience this fascinating city.

Unterkunft: Le Meridien San Francisco (oder ähnlich)

2. Tag: San Francisco - Yosemite Nationalpark

On the way out of San Francisco, take in some final sights. Stop at the Golden Gate Bridge, where on a clear day you can see the San Francisco skyline, Alcatraz and the Bay Bridge to one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other. What trip to San Fran would be complete without seeing the Golden Gate Bridge? Depending on time, step foot on this famous red suspension bridge or find a great viewing point to take some photos. Drive past some iconic attractions of the city as we head the towards the Sierra Nevadas. Stop to try some of the region's best produce en route to Yosemite National Park. California's Central Valley is one of the most productive agricultural regions in the United States. Nestled in between California's Coastal Range and the Sierra Nevadas, the region is known for fruits, vegetables and nuts. Stop in the heart of the valley to sample some of the seasonal favorites.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Golden Gate Bridge Visit
California Produce Tasting

Fahrzeit: ca. 7 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 225 km

Unterkunft: Pines Inn Resort (oder ähnlich)

3. Tag: Yosemite National Park

Discover Yosemite's peaks, granite domes, and giant sequoias. Marvel at majestic waterfalls, lakes, and meadows. Head to the Yosemite Valley. Picturesque valleys, vast wilderness, powerful waterfalls, elusive wildlife, ancient sequoias and more than 16 types of granite make up this internationally recognized national park. Hike the trails, get up close to ancient rock formations and take panoramic photos of this gorgeous landscape. Keep an eye out for black bears, deer, and coyotes.
Take short hikes to majestic waterfalls, clear lakes, beautiful meadows or walk amongst giant sequoias in Yosemite National Park. If lucky, spot black bears, deer or coyotes with a keen eye.

Optional Activities:
Yosemite Bike Rental
12USD per person. Set your wheels in motion with tandem, hand crank or mountain bikes, and opt to cycle some of the 20km (12mi) of paved trails throughout the valley floor. Bring a water bottle, stop to shoot photos, and enjoy some of the most picturesque spots in Yosemite NP.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Yosemite National Park Visit
Yosemite National Park Hike

Gehzeit: ca. 1-6 Std.

Unterkunft: Pines Inn Resort (oder ähnlich)

4. Tag: Yosemite Nationalpark - Sierra Nevadas

Enjoy the morning to explore Yosemite's iconic features before travelling along the Sierra Nevadas southeast to our stop for the night. Head to the Yosemite Valley. Take short hikes to majestic waterfalls, clear lakes, beautiful meadows or walk amongst giant sequoias in Yosemite National Park. With a keen eye, you may be lucky enough to spot black bears, deer or coyotes.

During the months of July through mid October, we intend to use the Tioga Pass, a scenic a route through the Sierra Nevada mountain range that connects Yosemite NP with the east side of the mountain range. In the remaining months, the pass is often closed due to poor weather conditions or even snow. During these months, we use an alternate route that travels across California, south of the mountain range. The status of the road is monitored daily, and our travel plan for the area will be confirmed during the trip.

Optional Activities:
Yosemite National Park Hike
Free. Panoramic vistas, gushing waterfalls, and elusive wildlife await. Bring water, wear a hat and sunscreen, and hike Yosemite NP. Keep an eye out for black bears, deer, and coyotes.

Yosemite Bike Rental
12USD per person. Set your wheels in motion with tandem, hand crank or mountain bikes, and opt to cycle some of the 20km (12mi) of paved trails throughout the valley floor. Bring a water bottle, stop to shoot photos, and enjoy some of the most picturesque spots in Yosemite NP.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Yosemite National Park Visit

Fahrzeit: ca. 7 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 360 km

Unterkunft: La Quinta Bakersfield South (oder ähnlich)

5. Tag: Death Valley - Las Vegas

Visit a land of extremes in Death Valley NP. The Death Valley is one of America’s most extreme locations – from sand dunes and desert, to badlands, towering peaks, and a basin that actually registers below sea-level, this is sure to be an unforgettable stop. Hottest. Driest. Lowest. There’s a bit of everything here on the border of California and Nevada.
Explore Las Vegas and stroll along the famous Vegas Strip. Opt to take a VIP party limo experience or take in a show. Visit one of the country's most rugged landscapes, legendary Death Valley, the hottest and driest spot on earth and home to the lowest point in North America.

Optional Activities:
VIP Party Bus Experience
45USD per person. Channel your inner celebrity and set off in this party on wheels. Luxuriate in the leather seats, and feel like a star with the neon lights, flat screen TV and booming stereo system. Tour the highlights of Vegas and love the limo life.

Las Vegas Show
60-200USD per person. Leave the world behind, give in to your senses and prepare to be amazed. Take in one of the many shows available in this entertainment mecca. Live music, burlesque, comedy, magic, Cirque Du Soleil, and more. Whatever your passion, no other city can compete with the range and scale of shows on offer 24 hours a day.

Gambling at Vegas Casino
Hold some cards, toss some dice, place a bet or sit at the slots. Try your luck at gambling in one of the many casinos along the Strip. (The legal age for gambling is 21 years of age.)

Vegas Strip Visit
Free. Walk along Las Vegas Boulevard and soak in the lights, energy and pulse of the Strip. With an ever-evolving architecture and multitude of hotels, casinos, restaurants, and entertainment, there's so much to see and do.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Death Valley National Park Visit

Fahrzeit: ca. 6 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 430 km

Unterkunft: Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino (oder ähnlich)

6. Tag: Las Vegas

Enjoy a full free day to explore Las Vegas. Wander the strip, do some shopping, and refuel at one of the many bars or restaurants. Opt to take in a glitzy Las Vegas show or to head out on a day trip to the Hoover Dam.

Optional Activities:
Hoover Dam Visit
65USD per person. Take a day trip to the Hoover Dam to learn more about this marvel of engineering.

Las Vegas Show
60-200USD per person. Leave the world behind, give in to your senses and prepare to be amazed. Take in one of the many shows available in this entertainment mecca. Live music, burlesque, comedy, magic, Cirque Du Soleil, and more. Whatever your passion, no other city can compete with the range and scale of shows on offer 24 hours a day.

Unterkunft: Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino (oder ähnlich)

7. Tag: Las Vegas - Bryce Canyon Nationalpark

Visit Zion, Utah's oldest national park. Admire monumental sandstone cliffs of cream, pink, and red that tower into the sky. Experience diverse plant and animal life in this narrow slot canyon as the park transitions from desert to forest. Gaze at the awe-inspiring beauty of the high plateaus, striking towers, temples, mesas, and the earth's tallest-known sheer sandstone walls.
Explore towering cliffs and massive canyon walls. Hike diverse and exciting trails.

Head to Bryce Canyon. See a sight like no other at this giant forest of stone made up of collection of massive natural amphitheaters. This park contains hundreds of thousands of eroded spires, pinnacles, and other shapes as far as the eye can see. Arrive in Bryce Canyon just in time to witness one of the most spectacular sunsets in the Southwest.

Optional Activities:
Hiking
Free. Lace up your hiking boots and journey through the incredible landscape of Zion National Park. With terrain that goes from desert to forest, elevations that range from 1,130m (3,700 ft) to 2,630m (8,726 ft) above sea level, and diverse weather—the hikes at Zion vary greatly. Depending on group condition and interest, the guide will propose different hikes. Possibilities include: Middle Emerald Pool, Watchman Trail, and Angels Landing. See operational notes for more details.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Zion National Park Visit
Bryce Canyon National Park Visit

Fahrzeit: ca. 5 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 400 km

Unterkunft: Bryce View Lodge (oder ähnlich)

8. Tag: Bryce Canyon Nationalpark - Lake Powell

Explore Bryce Canyon National Park on trails among the amphitheatres and multi-coloured rock pinnacles called hoodoos before heading to Lake Powell. See a sight like no other at this giant forest of stone made up of collection of massive natural amphitheaters. This park contains hundreds of thousands of eroded spires, pinnacles, and other shapes as far as the eye can see. Opt for a barbecue dinner and a sunset horseback ride (seasonal).

Optional Activities:
Powell Horseback Riding
75-135USD per person. Take scenic trail rides into an area of unspoiled natural beauty with isolated mesas, valleys, buttes, and narrow canyons.

Bryce Canyon Horseback Riding
65-90USD per person.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Bryce Canyon National Park Visit

Fahrzeit: ca. 3 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 265 km

Unterkunft: Motel 6

9. Tag: Monument Valley

Visit the Glen Canyon Dam. Visit this concrete arch dam, the second largest dam of its kind in North America, built to provide hydroelectricity and flow regulation on the Colorado River in Northern Arizona. TTake a short hike to this spectacular horseshoe-shaped meander of the Colorado River. Stand atop steep orange-coloured sandstone cliffs and look out at Horseshoe Bend. Peer down more than 300m (1,000 ft) at the emerald river below.

Discover one of the most majestic places on earth, Monument Valley. Explore on a 4x4 tour led by a Navajo guide. Explore this magical and sacred place by 4x4. See magnificent colours, miles of mesas, buttes, and pinnacles that make Monument Valley a truly wondrous experience. Take an optional tour to Antelope Canyon, the second largest of its kind in North America.

Optional Activities:
Antelope Canyon Tour
50USD per person. Named for the pronghorn that used to roam the land, Antelope Canyon is a natural sandstone cathedral created by years of flash flooding, wind, and rain. Tour this breathtaking canyon to discover beams of light, flowing rock walls, and spiral arches and soak in the natural beauty of this surreal place.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Glen Canyon Dam Visit
Horseshoe Bend Hike
Monument Valley 4x4 Tour

Unterkunft: San Juan Inn (oder ähnlich)

10. Tag: Grand Canyon Nationalpark

Depart Monument Valley in the morning and stop for lunch just outside the Grand Canyon at a local Navajo food truck supported by Planeterra. Enter the park and drive along the south rim, stopping at Desert View to take in the grandeur of the canyon. Visit the south rim of the canyon for a great first impression. Marvel as the Grand Canyon unfolds before you. Don't get too close. The land drops almost straight down for more than 1,000m (3,280 ft) into the serpentine canyons below! The gorge is filled with rocky buttes, sheer limestone cliffs, and deep canyons all arrayed in a rainbow of colors. Words defy. This is truly one of the most magnificent sights on earth. Continue further into the park and opt to take a short hike into the canyon (weather permitting) or wander along rim trail to admire the views. Enjoy sunset at the edge of the Grand Canyon watching the way the light changes the colors. Wander along a trail and feel the sunshine and wind on your face while admiring awe-inspiring views. Or sit and watch the changing play of light and shadows. Head to the rim of the Grand Canyon at sunset. Point your camera in any direction and capture memorable shots as the shifting light plays off the layers of red, yellow, and brown rock. This is truly one of the great wonders. Enjoy the moment. In the afternoon, opt to watch the most spectacular IMAX Adventure of all, the Grand Canyon Movie.

Optional Activities:
Grand Canyon IMAX Movie
14USD per person. On a giant six-story movie screen, watch the most viewed IMAX film of all time, "Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets". Escape, fly, and discover the history and beauty of this awe-inspiring landscape.

Hiking
Free. Opt to hike along the rim or down into the canyon. Experience breathtaking scenery with spectacular views. Bring lots of water, a hat and plenty of energy. Remember -- hiking down is optional, hiking back up is mandatory!

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Grand Canyon South Rim Visit
Grand Canyon Sunset
Frühstück beim Native Food Truck

Fahrzeit: ca. 3.5 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 290 km

Unterkunft: Red Feather Lodge (oder ähnlich)

Verpflegung: 1x Mittagessen, 1x Abendessen

11. Tag: Grand Canyon Nationalpark - Lake Havasu City

Travel to Sedona for lunch and check out the stunning landscape with a short hike overlooking the red and orange cliffs. Stop for a visit to the town of Sedona. Surrounded by red sandstone formations, this area is known to attract spiritual seekers to the energy vortexes around town. With a vibrant art community, gourmet cuisine, and beautiful landscapes, enjoy time in this alternative desert community.
Continue on and stop for dinner and to get some kicks on historic Route 66. Take a trip back in time to the birthplace of Route 66. Established in the early 1900s as the first transcontinental highways in the U.S, Route 66 has a lot of history on it's original length of almost 2,500 miles. Starting in Chicago, Illinois and travelling through Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona, before ending at the ocean in Santa Monica California. The creation of the Interstate system bypassed the majority of Route 66, creating ghost towns along it's original route, though there are a few iconic Americana towns still delivering experiences from the past. Check out the historic general store, original motels, and don't forget to get your kicks! After dinner, arrive to Lake Havasu City for the night.

Note: If you have pre-booked the Grand Canyon Helicopter Ride you will enjoy your 45-50min ride over the canyon today.

Optional Activities:
Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour
The Grand Canyon helicopter ride is a must! Enjoy a bird's-eye view for 45 to 50 minutes as you fly over the canyon, taking in the stark contrast of the blue-green Colorado River against the thousand shades of red rock found in the canyon. From above, you can fully appreciate the greatness of the gorge and see why it is one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Sedona Visit
Seligman (Route 66) Visit

Unterkunft: Quality Inn & Suites Lake Havasu City (oder ähnlich)

12. Tag: Joshua Tree Nationalpark - San Diego

Make a quick stop to see a bit of London spanning across the Colorado River. From spanning the Thames to crossing the Colorado River, check out the 1800s London Bridge shipped from England and rebuilt in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. Then head to Joshua Tree National Park, for a hike amongst the boulders and yuccas. Discover the rugged rock formations and iconic Joshua trees that gave this National Park it's name. Go for a hike, keep a sharp eye out for desert wildlife, and take in the incredible scenery. Continue to San Diego, where sun, sand, food, and fun all await in this beautiful beach city.

When the sun sets, experience the Gaslamp Quarter District with numerous pubs and nightclubs.

Optional Activities:
Gaslamp Quarter District Visit
Free. After the sun sets, historic Gaslamp Quarter District comes to life. Rich history mixed with modern flair, Gaslamp is booming with restaurants, bars, speakeasies, live music and dancing.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
London Bridge Visit
Joshua Tree NP Visit

Fahrzeit: ca. 6 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 500 km

Unterkunft: Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle (oder ähnlich)

13. Tag: San Diego

Enjoy free time to explore or just sit back and relax in the sun and sand.
San Diego is a great city to experience where life is lived outdoors.

Optional Activities:
Old Town San Diego Visit
Free. Learn about San Diego while visiting its many historic sites. Enjoy local food and drinks in the heart of Old Town.

Gaslamp Quarter District Visit
Free. After the sun sets, historic Gaslamp Quarter District comes to life. Rich history mixed with modern flair, Gaslamp is booming with restaurants, bars, speakeasies, live music and dancing.

Surfing Lesson
60USD per person. Grab your swimsuit and get ready to hang ten! Learn how to find and ride the waves with surfing lessons from local experts. Enjoy the fresh sea air, and try to spot local marine life while enjoying the waters.

Surf and Boogie Board Rental
8-20USD per person. Boardwalk, bay, beach or surf, rent whatever you need to soak up the sun. Hire a surf board, paddle board, boogie board or kayak to catch the waves your way. Don't forget your sunscreen.

Coronado Island Visit
Free. Coronado Island’s white-sand beach, mild surf and postcard worthy sunsets, is consistently rated one of the best beaches in the world. If the acclaimed beaches aren’t enough, check out the charming bayside district with breathtaking views of the San Diego skyline. Walk, ride, motor in a golf cart; there are many options to get around that don't involve a car.

Unterkunft: Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle (oder ähnlich)

14. Tag: San Diego - Los Angeles

Cruise through Orange County and along the incredible Pacific coastline to Los Angeles. See the stars on the most famous sidewalk in Hollywood on an orientation to the area. Drive through Beverly Hills and check out Rodeo Drive. Discover why Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach are highlights of Los Angeles. Opt to rent a bike.

Optional Activities:
Bike Rental
Rent a bike from a local shop and head out to explore.

Santa Monica Pier Visit
Free. Check out the pier, boardwalk, and some of the city's best shopping at 3rd St Promenade in this beachfront city.

Universal Studios Hollywood
90-150USD per person. Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood experience at Universal Studios, home to thrilling theme park rides, live shows, and a real working movie studio. In the evening, check out some of Los Angeles’ best shops, restaurants, and cinemas at CityWalk.

Venice Beach Visit
Free. Explore this hangout for the creative and the artistic. Venice is known for its circus-like Ocean Front Walk, and pedestrian promenade highlighting street performers, fortune tellers, artists, and vendors.

Enthaltene Aktivitäten:
Orientation Drive

Fahrzeit: ca. 2 Std.
Fahrstrecke: ca. 190 km

Unterkunft: Dunes Inn Sunset (oder ähnlich)

15. Tag: Los Angeles

Depart at any time.

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Hinweis
Da dies eine Kombinationstour ist, können sich die Gruppenzusammensetzung sowie der Guide im Verlauf ändern.
Bitte beachte, dass es je nach Abfahrt im Winter (1. November bis Mitte Juni) oder im Sommer (Mitte Juni bis Ende Oktober) es aufgrund der Wetterverhältnisse auf dem Tioga Pass eine leichte Routenänderung gibt.

Tourstil
Unverfälschte Reiseerlebnisse in kleinen Gruppen für entdeckungsfreudige Reisende, die die Welt so erfahren möchten, wie sie wirklich ist. Die Highlights sind inklusive, dazu haben Sie noch jede Menge Zeit für Erkundungen auf eigene Faust.
Die durchschnittliche Gruppengröße liegt bei 12-14 Personen. Es erwartet Sie eine bunte Mischung aus Einzelreisenden, Freunden und Paaren jeden Alters aus der ganzen Welt. Da die Teilnehmer in der Regel aus verschiedenen Ländern kommen, ist die Toursprache Englisch.

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