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Quito Old Town Tours and Tickets

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The historical heart of Ecuador’s capital, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Quito Old Town is the first port of call for most visitors to the city. Known for its cobblestone lanes, Spanish colonial architecture, and beautiful churches, it’s Quito’s most atmospheric district.

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Explore Old Town Quito: Sightseeing, Food, Culture Small Group Walking Tour
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Explore Old Town Quito: Sightseeing, Food, Culture Small Group Walking Tour

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Discover the rich culture and history of Old Town Quito on this 3-hour guided walking tour. Hear the stories and legends behind the Ecuadorian capital’s most iconic landmarks that you visit, including Independence Plaza, Government Palace, the Independence Monument, and the Archbishop’s palace. On this tour, you don’t just sightsee — try your hand at making traditional ice cream, too., using uniquely South American ingredients Visit the market where every kiosk tells a story, and uncover local culture and customs as you explore the heart of Old Town. Plus top off this fantastic day with a stop at an old-school ice cream shop, and sample delightful flavors.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00
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Full Day Middle of the World, Cable Car and Quito City Shared Tour

Full Day Middle of the World, Cable Car and Quito City Shared Tour

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Don’t worry about confusing and time-consuming public transit in Quito; instead, opt for a comprehensive full-day excursion which covers several city highlights and includes private transportation. Ideal for visitors with limited time in the city, visit the Basilica del Voto Nacional, tour the old town, and more in the company of a local guide, learning more than you could if exploring independently.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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$69.00

Walking Tour Quito

Walking Tour Quito

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Walk in the historic center of Quito, it is totally special if you are accompanied by friends, here you will discover the wonders of the historic center and new friends while we walk. Places like the Plaza de la Independencia, San Agustin Church, the catacombs, Republica del Cacao, the change of presidential guard (Mondays) and others are what we will discover in this experience that you will do it yourself. It is also a good time for you to realize the best selfies of your passage through the heritage city of Quito.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Quito Old Town Tour with Gondola Ride and Visit to the Equator

Quito Old Town Tour with Gondola Ride and Visit to the Equator

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This popular private tour hits all of Quito's top attractions. Follow your expert local guide through the capital city's historic district, stand on the equator and ride on the highest gondola in South America. This full-day experience is perfect for travelers who want to gain insight and understanding into the history and culture of Quito.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.00
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$155.00
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Mindo Tour Including Coffee, Chocolate, and Cloud Forest

Mindo Tour Including Coffee, Chocolate, and Cloud Forest

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Boasting a huge diversity of birdlife, the Mindo Nambillo Cloud Forest Reserve draws ornithologists worldwide. It’s also a popular destination for anyone wishing to escape the busy streets of Quito. With a private guide to help you set the itinerary, you can visit a butterfly farm, trek to waterfalls, go river tubing, and taste locally made chocolate and coffee. Transport is made easy with private hotel pickup in a 4WD vehicle.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.75
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$89.75

Private Quito City Tour, Historical Center, Equator Museum, and Pululahua Crater

Private Quito City Tour, Historical Center, Equator Museum, and Pululahua Crater

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Maximize your time in Quito with a private full-day tour that checks off three of the capital’s most popular attractions. Take in the highlights of the UNESCO-listed historic center, walk along the Equator Line at the Intiñan museum, then marvel at the views from the Pululahua crater. Tour includes lunch, hotel pickup, and all activities.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.00
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$115.00
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2 Full Days Exploring The Ecuadorian Amazon | Tour Start In Quito
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2 Full Days Exploring The Ecuadorian Amazon | Tour Start In Quito

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The Amazon Rainforest boasts some of Ecuador’s most beautiful jungle scenery—but exploring solo means you risk getting lost in the dense undergrowth. On this adventurous tour, enjoy round-trip transportation from your Quito hotel, and explore the Amazon Rainforest with key logistics like lodge accommodation, activities, and meals included. Drift along calm rivers, meet local communities, and learn of the native wildlife that calls the Amazon Rainforest home.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$266.89
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$266.89
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City Tour in Quito. Muffin, Cable Car, Historic Center and Middle of the World

City Tour in Quito. Muffin, Cable Car, Historic Center and Middle of the World

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If you are visiting Quito for the first time, the sheer size of Ecuador's capital can be overwhelming. Get oriented and enjoy a comprehensive introduction to the capital during a private sightseeing tour that gives you the freedom to customize your itinerary. Instead of using public transport, we will take you to the main sights in a private vehicle and visit the world famous Middle of the World monument.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.00
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$150.00

Night Tour in Quito with free time at La Ronda Street

Night Tour in Quito with free time at La Ronda Street

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At night, Ecuador’s capital transforms into an illuminated wonderland. See Quito at its most magical on an evening tour by double-decker bus, ideal for first-time visitors. From a premium vantage point on the lower or upper deck, you’ll see lit-up landmarks such as San Francisco Church and Quito Old Town before enjoying free time on Calle La Ronda, a historic street in downtown Quito.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$15.00
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$15.00

Cable Car and Quito Private City Tour

Cable Car and Quito Private City Tour

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After your guide collects you from your hotel, set off an adventure around the city.  First, ascend to Quito’s famous viewpoint in a cable car. From 4,100 meters (13,000 feet) above sea level, you’ll see the city in all its splendor. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the historic center, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Sight and stop to visit major attractions like the Presidential Palace, La Ronda, and the Cathedral.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.00
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$78.00
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Quito All Inclusive Cooking Class with Certified Chef

Quito All Inclusive Cooking Class with Certified Chef

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Take a delicious and enriching class in traditional Ecuadorian cuisine. After a welcome drink, head to the market in the historic center with a local chef and select ingredients for three typical regional dishes: Locro Quiteño, Encocado and chocolate soup. Learn the history of each dish as you peel, cut, season and mix. Afterward, enjoy the fruit of your labor on the host’s lovely patio.
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  • 4 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.00
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$77.00
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Tour The Best of the Historic Quito with Cooking Class with Professional Chef

Tour The Best of the Historic Quito with Cooking Class with Professional Chef

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Experience the sights and flavors of Quito on a private tour. Customize the itinerary based on your interests (and tastes).  You can visit the San Francisco Church and Independence Square in the UNESCO listed historical center. Sample Ecuadorian foods such as tamales, empanadas, canelazo (spiced fruit drink), and much more.  Whatever you decide, your guide is with you every step of the way.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.00
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$115.00

Otavalo Market and Laguna Cuicocha Full-Day Tour from Quito

Otavalo Market and Laguna Cuicocha Full-Day Tour from Quito

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Discover indigenous arts and local markets during this cultural tour of Otavalo Market and Laguna Cuicocha from Quito. Escape the city and journey into Ecuador's more rural hillsides as you follow your guide through some of the area's top cultural attractions.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.59
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Let me show you Quito! Complete City Tour

Let me show you Quito! Complete City Tour

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This tour is focused on showing you Quito in the right context based on the geography, history, culture, and structure of the city. We will visit the most important places and in chronological order to the history of the city for you to have the right idea and enjoy one of the most beautiful and better-preserved cities in South America. We will know the importance of being located in the middle of the world, the history of the inhabitants, and walking through its streets the most traditional places for our culture, legends, and ways of living. It is the best, safe and cheap way to get to know the whole city of Quito in one day, with exclusive private transportation, ambient traditional music, and local walking experiences. Accompanied by a certificated local open-minded tour guide and driver, a cultural mindset and comfortability of its car. For customized service. Find me on media as MUFI TOURS. Feel free to ask! LGBTIQ 420 friendly.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.00
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$52.00

Quito & Middle of the World (PRIVATE Day Trip from Quito)

Quito & Middle of the World (PRIVATE Day Trip from Quito)

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Quito takes its role at the center of the world very seriously with an Old Town in the south of the city is also known as the Centro Historico or Colonial Quito. . In a compact area you will find many ornate churches, attractive streets full of fine examples of colonial houses and squares. Regarding Mitad del Mundo, which is the real center of the equator situated around 20km north of the capital, who wouldn't like to have a picture while standing with each leg on a different hemisphere?
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  • 6 to 7 hours
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$102.00
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Full day Quito (City Tour + Middle of the World + Teleferico)

Full day Quito (City Tour + Middle of the World + Teleferico)

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This tour is an minimun of 2 pax a day. Early in the morning we will start our enjoyable experience in Quito City in the colonial streets surrounded of old buildings, churches, squares and governmental institutions. Quito`s Main Square, Cathedral, Carondelet Palace, Compañia de Jesus Church (Gold Church) and san Francisco Square an Church are going to be the places that we will walk through. Then, we will “fly” in Quito on the Cable Car of the city. Our guides will go will you to Cruz Loma at 4100 mt. (13451,44 ft) high and the you will see the full city with mountains, volcanoes, beautiful landscapes and spectacular views. At the afternoon, we go to enjoy the Equator Line, the close point to the sun. Our guides will give you an explanation of this, time of pictures and some shopping.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.99
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$79.99

Private and Personalized City Tour of Quito Teleferico and Middle of the World

Private and Personalized City Tour of Quito Teleferico and Middle of the World

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Discover the best that Quito has to offer as you embark on a sightseeing tour of the city. Alongside a private guide, take in the views of Quito from the teleferico cable car and take a guided walking tour of the Old Town. Then, visit the 'Middle of the World' monument to learn more about the effects of the equator line.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.00
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$130.00

Quito Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local

Quito Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local

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With our walking tours, you’ll skip the mundane historical tours and discover the city through a local’s eyes. Experience a tour that will transform the way you travel to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see. Our local guides (Lokafyers) are passionate about their city and eager to share their knowledge and perspective. Since Lokafyers are not professional guides and tour occasionally, they provide an experience that’s authentic and personal, like a friend showing you around their city. By the end of the tour, you'll feel comfortable navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
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$30.00
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Private Full Day Quito City and Middle of the World Monument Tour

Private Full Day Quito City and Middle of the World Monument Tour

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Maximise your time in Quito with a private full-day tour that checks off all of the capital’s most popular attractions. Take in the highlights of the UNESCO-listed historic center; admire landmarks such as Plaza de la Independencia, San Francisco Monastery, and the Panecillo; then walk along the Equator Line at the Intiñan museum. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
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$100.00
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Middle of the World and Quito Private City Tour
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Middle of the World and Quito Private City Tour

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Visit two of the world’s most interesting locations on a full-day private tour. First, visit one of only two inhabited volcanic craters in the world and see how locals are living. Then, head to the Intiñan Museum to visit the exact division of the northern and southern hemispheres at 00º 00’ 00”. Lastly, head to Quito for a tour of the world’s first UNESCO-listed city and learn about its rich history.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
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$74.00
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$74.00
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Discover Quito City on 2 Wheels

Discover Quito City on 2 Wheels

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City parks and popular sights in the colonial center of Quito, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are at your fingertips during this guided half-day private city tour on bikes. Highlights include San Francisco Plaza and San Francisco Church (which dates back to 1560), bustling La Ronda Street, the Botanical Garden, Alameda Park, and the chance to learn to make a beloved local snack.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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$109.00
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Otavalo Indian Market and Rose Farm Shared Tour
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Otavalo Indian Market and Rose Farm Shared Tour

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Take this unique day tour from Quito and come with us out of the beaten path every Wednesday and Saturday! Discover new and unknown attractions around the Otavalo region! Join us and enjoy a memorable life experience, exploring a rose plantation, farmlands and Indian Communities! Discover the largest Indian Market of South America from the comfort of a small group-size-tour and admire the majesty of the Northern Andes!
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.00
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$79.00

Return to the Quilotoa Volcano Crater Trekking.

Return to the Quilotoa Volcano Crater Trekking.

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This time we are going to go around the Quilotoa crater, a 3 kilometer wide caldera filled with water that was formed by the collapse of this volcano approximately 812 years ago. We will start walking at the main viewpoint of the lagoon to turn it clockwise along a path of dirt and sand where we will overcome some ups and downs that make them challenging at 11 kilometers of the route, always accompanied by spectacular landscapes of the inter-Andean alley.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.00
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Discover all Quito; Old town + Mitad del Mundo + Teleferico

Discover all Quito; Old town + Mitad del Mundo + Teleferico

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Join us to discover the best of Quito city, the capital city of Ecuador. You'll start walking in the historical center, this is the first Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO, and the largest old-town in Latin America. The mandatory visits are Basilica de Voto Nacional church, Plaza Grande, Carondelet Palace, Primary Cathedral and La Compañia de Jesús (the gold church). The tour continues to teleferico de Quito the best viewpoint of the city, one of the active volcanoes near Quito. In the afternoon you'll visit the equator line complex. It is halfway between the North Pole and the South Pole, at 0 degrees latitude. You will walk on the equator that divides the planet into a Northern Hemisphere and a Southern Hemisphere.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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$69.00
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