55 days in Algeria Itinerary

55 days in Algeria Itinerary

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Start: Annaba
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Annaba
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Guelma
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Constantine
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Batna
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Timgad
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Ghassira
— 3 nights
Drive:  11 h
7
Illizi
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
8
Djanet
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  2 h
9
Tamanrasset
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
10
Bejaia
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
11
Algiers
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
12
El Hamdania
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
13
Tissemsilt
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
14
Oran
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
15
Tlemcen
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Bus:  7 h 15 min
16
Bou-Saada
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
17
M'sila
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
18
Souk Ahras
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
19
Skikda
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
20
Jijel
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
21
Laghouat
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
22
Setif
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h 45 min
23
Ain Salah
— 1 night
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Tlemcen

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Annaba

Annaba
Annaba, informally known as Balad al-Unnâb, and Bona is a city in the north-eastern corner of Algeria near the Seybouse River, located in an eponymous province. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilique Saint Augustin and Musee des Ruines d' Hippone. Get outdoors at Ain Achir Beach and Parc National El Kala.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Annaba road trip planning website.

April in Annaba sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Guelma.

Things to do in Annaba

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parc National El Kala
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Basilique Saint Augustin
Basilique Saint Augustin
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone ©
Musee des Ruines d' Hippone

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Guelma

Guelma ©
Guelma is the capital of Guelma Province and Guelma District, located in north-eastern Algeria, about 65 kilometers from the Mediterranean coast. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): witness a stunning natural landmark at Hammam Debagh Hot Springs and then explore the ancient world of Guelma Roman Theatre.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Guelma trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Annaba to Guelma by car takes about an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 50°F. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel to Constantine.

Things to do in Guelma

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Hammam Debagh Hot Springs ©
Hammam Debagh Hot Springs

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Constantine

Constantine ©
Not to be confused with Constantinople, the historical city from 330 to 1453 in Thrace, now Istanbul, Turkey.Constantine is the capital of Constantine Province in north-eastern Algeria. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Theatre Regional de Constantine, L'aqueduc Romain Constantine and Pont d'El-Kantara. Get some cultural insight at La Medina and Tiddis Roman Ruins. Visit Palais d'Ahmed Bey and Emir Abdelkader Mosquee for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Monument Aux Morts, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosquee Souq El Ghezal, snap pictures at Pont Sidi M’Cid, and examine the collection at Musee National Cirta.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Constantine trip builder app.

Drive from Guelma to Constantine in 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Guelma in April since evenings lows in Constantine dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Batna.

Things to do in Constantine

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife
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Emir Abdelkader Mosquee ©
Emir Abdelkader Mosquee
Palais d'Ahmed Bey ©
Palais d'Ahmed Bey
Musee National Cirta ©
Musee National Cirta

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Batna

Batna ©
Batna is the main city of Batna Province, Algeria. 1st November Mosque and Lambaesis Ruins are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Batna with an excursion to Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen in Boumia--about 38 minutes away. There's more to do: walk around Mbarkia.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Batna road trip planner.

You can drive from Constantine to Batna in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. On the 12th (Sun), you'll travel to Timgad.

Things to do in Batna

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen
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1st November Mosque ©
1st November Mosque
Lambaesis Ruins ©
Lambaesis Ruins
Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen ©
Mausoleo Real Numida de Medracen

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Timgad

Timgad ©
Your inner history buff will appreciate Timgad and Roman Ruins Timgad.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Timgad trip builder tool.

You can drive from Batna to Timgad in an hour. In April, daily temperatures in Timgad can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. You will leave for Ghassira on the 15th (Wed).

Things to do in Timgad

Historic Sites
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Timgad ©
Timgad
Roman Ruins Timgad ©
Roman Ruins Timgad

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Ghassira

Ghassira ©
Ghassira is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Ghoufi.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ghassira holiday planning app.

Getting from Timgad to Ghassira by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. On the 18th (Sat), you'll travel to Illizi.

Things to do in Ghassira

Parks Nature
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Ghoufi ©
Ghoufi

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night
Illizi

Illizi ©
Illizi is a town and commune, coextensive with Illizi District, situated in the south-eastern part of Algeria, and capital of Illizi Province. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Algerian Sahara. On the next day, explore the fascinating landscape at Algerian Sahara.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Illizi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ghassira to Illizi takes 17 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Djanet.

Things to do in Illizi

Parks Nature
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Algerian Sahara ©
Algerian Sahara

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Djanet

Djanet ©
Djanet is an oasis city, and capital of Djanet District, in Illizi Province, southeast Algeria. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes La vache qui pleure. On the 21st (Tue), contemplate the long history of La vache qui pleure.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Djanet trip tool.

Traveling by car from Illizi to Djanet takes 5.5 hours. April in Djanet sees daily highs of 93°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Tamanrasset.

Things to do in Djanet

Historic Sites
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La vache qui pleure ©
La vache qui pleure

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Tamanrasset

Tamanrasset ©
Tamanrasset is an oasis city and capital of Tamanrasset Province in southern Algeria, in the Ahaggar Mountains. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Assekrem.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tamanrasset visit planning website.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Djanet to Tamanrasset in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. April in Tamanrasset sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 60°F at night. You'll set off for Bejaia on the 24th (Fri).

Things to do in Tamanrasset

Parks Nature
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Assekrem ©
Assekrem

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Bejaia

Bejaia ©
A Mediterranean port and provincial capital, Bejaia juxtaposes ancient monuments and national parks with the center of the Algerian and Western Mediterranean oil industry.
Djurdjura National Park has been added to your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Parc National De Gouraya and Pic des Singes. Bab El Fouka and Casbah Bejaia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Cap Carbon, get outside with Cascades de Kefrida, take in the waterfront at Promenade Brise de mer, and don't miss a visit to Place du 1er Novembre 1954.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bejaia trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Tamanrasset to Bejaia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Tamanrasset in April: high temperatures in Bejaia hover around 70°F and lows are around 52°F. On the 27th (Mon), you're off to Algiers.

Things to do in Bejaia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Djurdjura National Park
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 27:
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Cap Carbon ©
Cap Carbon
Parc National De Gouraya ©
Parc National De Gouraya
Pic des Singes ©
Pic des Singes

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Algiers

Algiers ©
Overlooking a scenic bay, the Mediterranean port city of Algiers enthralls visitors with its imposing skyline, a blend of French colonial buildings, run-down high-rises, and whitewashed Islamic architecture nestled on the hillside.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tombeau de la Chretienne, Kasbah of Algiers, Ketchaoua Mosque, and other attractions. Visit Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique and Monastere de Tibhirine for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Rue Didouche Mourad and National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers. When in Algiers, make a side trip to see Musee Public National de Cherchell in Cherchell, approximately Cherchell away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin d'Essai du Hamma, pause for some photo ops at Memorial du Martyr, examine the collection at Musee National du Bardo, and admire the masterpieces at Musee Nationale des Arts et Traditions Populaires.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Algiers trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bejaia to Algiers takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Algiers can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to El Hamdania.

Things to do in Algiers

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Blida, Tipasa, Tombeau de la Chretienne, Tassili N'Ajjer National Park, Port de la Madrague
Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park ©
Tassili N'Ajjer National Park
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique ©
Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique
Tombeau de la Chretienne ©
Tombeau de la Chretienne

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El Hamdania

El Hamdania ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chrea National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the El Hamdania online journey planner.

You can drive from Algiers to El Hamdania in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tissemsilt.

Things to do in El Hamdania

Parks Nature
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Highlights from your plan
Chrea National Park ©
Chrea National Park

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Tissemsilt

Tissemsilt ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Theniet El Had National Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Tissemsilt road trip tool.

You can drive from El Hamdania to Tissemsilt in 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Tissemsilt can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Oran.

Things to do in Tissemsilt

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Theniet El Had National Park ©
Theniet El Had National Park

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Oran

Oran ©
A cultural hub of Algeria, the coastal city of Oran boasts a long and varied history, from its founding by Moorish merchants in the 10th century, through centuries of Spanish, Ottoman, and French rule, and Algeria's bloody war for independence.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Le Theatre d'Oran, Hadjadj Plage, Pacha Mosque, and other attractions. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fort Santa Cruz and La Grande Synagogue d'Oran. Escape the urban bustle at Plage de Madagh 1 and Plage Les Andalouses. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at La Cathedrale du Sacre Coeur, get to know the fascinating history of Place du 1er Novembre, examine the collection at Musee Ahmed Zabana, and make a trip to La Gare d'Oran.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Oran trip planner.

Drive from Tissemsilt to Oran in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Tissemsilt in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 57°F in Oran. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tlemcen.

Things to do in Oran

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mostaganem, Plage Les Andalouses, Hammam Bouhanifa, Cascade de Tifrit
Find places to stay May 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Fort Santa Cruz ©
Fort Santa Cruz
Place du 1er Novembre ©
Place du 1er Novembre
La Cathedrale du Sacre Coeur ©
La Cathedrale du Sacre Coeur

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Tlemcen

Tlemcen ©
Tlemcen is a city in north-western Algeria, and the capital of the province of the same name. Popular historic sites such as El Mansourah and Mosquée Sidi Boumediene are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Les Grottes de Beni Add and Tlemcen National Park. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Citadelle et Palais El Mechouar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascades El Ourit, and admire the landmark architecture of Centre des etudes andalouses.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tlemcen day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Oran to Tlemcen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Tlemcen are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bou-Saada.

Things to do in Tlemcen

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mansoura
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
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Cascades El Ourit ©
Cascades El Ourit
Les Grottes de Beni Add ©
Les Grottes de Beni Add
El Mansourah
El Mansourah

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Bou-Saada

Bou-Saada ©
On the 10th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Zaouia El-Hamel and then examine the collection at Musee National Nasr Eddine Dinet.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bou-Saada trip maker site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Tlemcen to Bou-Saada takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tlemcen to Bou-Saada is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Tlemcen in May, with highs in Bou-Saada at 86°F and lows at 61°F. You'll set off for M'sila on the 11th (Mon).

Things to do in Bou-Saada

Museums
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Zaouia El-Hamel ©
Zaouia El-Hamel

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M'sila

M'sila ©
M'Sila ; is the capital of M'Sila Province, Algeria, and is co-extensive with M'Sila District. You've now added Tikjda National Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tikjda National Park and then explore the ancient world of Beni Hammad Fort.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the M'sila online tour planner.

You can drive from Bou-Saada to M'sila in 1.5 hours. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Souk Ahras.

Things to do in M'sila

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tikjda National Park
Find places to stay May 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Tikjda National Park ©
Tikjda National Park
Beni Hammad Fort ©
Beni Hammad Fort

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Souk Ahras

Souk Ahras
Souk Ahras is a municipality in Algeria. On the 13th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Madaure Ruins and then steep yourself in history at Thubursicum.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Souk Ahras vacation app.

You can drive from M'sila to Souk Ahras in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, train, and flight; or do a combination of train and car. In May, daytime highs in Souk Ahras are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. On the 14th (Thu), you'll travel to Skikda.

Things to do in Souk Ahras

Historic Sites
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Skikda

Skikda ©
Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to La Place and then don't miss a visit to Port de Stora.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Skikda trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Souk Ahras to Skikda takes 2.5 hours. You will leave for Jijel on the 16th (Sat).
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La Place ©
La Place

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Jijel

Jijel ©
Jijel is the capital of Jijel Province in north-eastern Algeria. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): Head underground at Caves of Jijel, then stop by bissou18, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Jijel visit planner.

You can drive from Skikda to Jijel in 2.5 hours. May in Jijel sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 57°F at night. You will leave for Laghouat on the 18th (Mon).

Things to do in Jijel

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping

Side Trip

Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana
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Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana ©
Animal Park - Kissir El Aouana

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Laghouat

Laghouat ©
Laghouat is the capital city of the Laghouat Province, Algeria, 400 km south of the Algerian capital Algiers. Association d'orientation Touristique de Ghardaia has been added to your itinerary. On the 19th (Tue), get advice or help at Association d'orientation Touristique de Ghardaia and then don't miss a visit to Maison de Jeunes Manar.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Laghouat day trip planner.

You can fly from Jijel to Laghouat in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. When traveling from Jijel in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Laghouat: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 62°F at night. On the 19th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Setif.
Find places to stay May 18 — 19:
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Setif

Setif ©
Provincial capital Setif retains much of its ancient past and looks proudly to the future.
On the 20th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Cuicul Roman Ruins, then stop by Bijoutrie el Kahina, and then take an in-depth tour of Setif Museum - Musee d'archeologie. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Entente de Setif, don't miss a visit to Ain El Fouara, and then browse the different shops at Park Mall.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Setif online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Laghouat to Setif takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Laghouat in May, with highs in Setif at 77°F and lows at 50°F. On the 22nd (Fri), you're off to Ain Salah.

Things to do in Setif

Shopping Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Cuicul Roman Ruins
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Park Mall ©
Park Mall
Cuicul Roman Ruins ©
Cuicul Roman Ruins
Entente de Setif ©
Entente de Setif

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Ain Salah

Ain Salah
In Salah or Ain Salah is an oasis town in central Algeria. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ain Salah Sand Dune. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Ain Salah Sand Dune.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ain Salah trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Setif to Ain Salah. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Setif in May; daily highs in Ain Salah reach 99°F and lows reach 76°F. On the 24th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ain Salah

Parks Nature
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