Day of the Dead Competition: Terms and Conditions

By National Geographic UK
Published 29 Oct 2019, 16:10 GMT
A reveller celebrates Day of the Dead dressed as a calaca, or skeleton.
A reveller celebrates Day of the Dead dressed as a calaca, or skeleton.
Photograph by Jan Sochor

These terms and conditions relate to the competition being run by National Geographic and Priorities.

-   One (1) Grand Prize is available. The prize shall consist of (a) 7 day/6 night National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures “Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca” trip for two (2).

-  The prize includes return flights from London to Oaxaca, accommodation (6 nights), meals (6 breakfasts, 1 lunch), transport between destinations and to/from included activities (private vehicle) and activities as detailed in the itinerary.

-  The approximate retail value (“ARV”) for the prize package is Five Thousand Fifty Eight Pounds (£5,058 GBP).

-  Prize applies to the listed itinerary only, and it excludes optional or additional services not expressly included in the itinerary, such as transfers, pre/post-tour accommodation, 'My Own Room', insurance, amendments, and all incidentals, meals, gratuities, taxes, fees, levies, and transportation not expressly included in the itinerary.

-  The trip must be booked before the 15th of December 2019 and the travel dates are from the 28th of October until the 3rd of November 2020 (unique departure date available). The winner forfeits the prize if they miss either date unless otherwise approved by G Adventures.

-  The Grand Prize is entitled to one (1) spot for two (2) travellers on guaranteed departures of the National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures trip (Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca) provided that a minimum of four paying passengers are confirmed on such departure. Grand Prize Winner must contact G Adventures directly by phone and/or email to book their prize and G Adventures must agree to the chosen departure dates. The prize may be substituted for a prize of comparable value by G Adventures in its sole discretion.

-  The prize for this Prize Promotion will be given to the winner as set out in these terms and conditions. The winner must accept the prize in that form. Under no circumstances will cash be given as an alternative. The prize is non-transferable, non-negotiable and cannot be substituted for cash value.

-  Prize winner is responsible for ensuring they and their guests have all the relevant travel and insurance documents in place before they travel, including visas and valid passports.  Winner and guests are solely responsible for ensuring they have medical insurance in an amount no less than USD$200,000 covering medical, evacuation, and repatriation while travelling which is a mandatory requirement for participation on all National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures trips as set out in booking terms & conditions.

-  Prize is subject to the Winner agreeing to National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures’ booking terms and conditions, found here:

-  G Adventures, National Geographic Partners, LLC and any Contest partners (“Contest Partners”) expressly disclaim any responsibility and Participants agree to indemnify and hold harmless Contest Partners from and against any and all claims, actions, demands and/or liability for injury, damage or loss whatsoever relating to or arising in connection with participation in this Contest (regardless of the cause of such injury, damage or loss) and/or the delivery and/or subsequent use or misuse of any of the prizes awarded.

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