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Offers and Competitions

Offers and Competitions

Occasionally we do have other offers such as the submit a review competition which runs monthly (see below) as well as other competitions with various prizes to be won. Keep an eye out for these offers here.

Explore writing competition
Submit a review and win
Explore calendar competition


Share your story and win £150

We want you to send us a short blog of around 500-600 words about your Explore holiday. Each month we’ll pick our favourite article and publish it on our website, and the author will win £150 in Explore vouchers to put towards their next adventure.

Win £150 in Explore Travel Vouchers - Share your story


Win £250 in Explore Holiday Vouchers

If you've travelled on any of our tours and you submit a review of your adventure, we'll enter you in the monthly draw for a chance to win £250 in Explore holiday vouchers. As well as giving us valuable feedback to help us improve, it also gives our future Explore customers a true reflection of what to expect. We love to hear from you telling us what you got up to. The draw takes place in the first week of each month.

To be in with a chance of winning £250 in Explore Travel Vouchers, simply go to the tour page of your tour, click the 'Review' tab and submit your review using the form at the bottom of the page.

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Terms & Conditions

The winner of the £250 in Explore vouchers will be drawn at random from all the reviews received each month on the last working day of each month. £250 in Explore vouchers will be sent by post to the winner’s address (or via their travel agent). There is no cash or other alternative. The winner’s name may be published on our website. By submitting a review, you are agreeing to these terms and conditions.

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2015 Calendar Photo Competition

The 2014 calendar photo competition is now closed. Thank you for all your entries; we are now busy going through them to come up with a short-list to put forward to our judging panel.

If you’d like the chance for your photograph to be featured in the 2015 calendar, simply pick out your favourite high resolution snaps and email them to us on with the subject line ‘Calendar Competition 2015’ by 31 October 2014. Don't forget to include your name and some information about where the photo was taken.

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Terms and Conditions
By entering the competition you are giving Explore permission to publish your photograph in our 2015 calendar and for it to be kept on file for promotional use elsewhere by Explore. Images submitted must have been taken by the person credited by you and on the tour which you state in your email. If you are not the photographer you must have permission from the person who is to submit it to the competition. Closing date for entries is 31st October 2014 and winners will be notified in November 2014. The judges decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.