Win an India Tiger Safari!
Official Rules: Win a 15-Day India Tiger Safari
Enter Adventure's Wild Horizons 2007 India Tiger Safari Sweepstakes
The Wild Horizons 2007 India Tiger Safari Sweepstakes is presented in association with Intrepid Travel, India Tourism, and Air India.
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NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. This sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States (excluding residents of Puerto Rico) who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. Entries are limited to individuals only; commercial enterprises and business entities are not eligible. Employees or contract employees of sponsor, National Geographic Society (the "Sponsor"), its affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, and parents and their immediate families or persons living in the same household of such individuals, are ineligible. SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID IN PUERTO RICO AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
The sweepstakes begins at midnight eastern daylight time (EDT) on October 17, 2006, and ends at 11:59 p.m. EDT on January 10, 2007. Online entries must be received by 11:59 EDT on January 10, 2007.
HOW TO ENTER
You can enter online. There is a limit of one (1) entry per person.
To enter online, go to www.nationalgeographic.com/adventure and follow the instructions. You must complete all required data on the entry form in order for the sweepstakes entry to be valid.
All entries become the property of Sponsor. They will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, mutilated, incomplete, illegible, or postage-due mail or e-mail, or for any computer-related, online, telephonic, or technical malfunctions that may occur. Entries are void if they are in whole or in part illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error, or obtained through fraud or theft. By entering you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Online entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.
One (1) person will be selected as the winner ("Winner") of the grand prize ("Grand Prize"). The Grand Prize consists of attendance for Winner and one guest on Intrepid Travel's 15-day India Tiger Safari Grand Prize also includes the following: Winner and one guest will be flown in and out of New Delhi, India, on Air India, for a trip departing before November 30, 2007. See the trip itinerary for details regarding the trip (view the itinerary >>). Approximate Retail Value of the Grand Prize ("ARV") is $6,000. Tips, taxes and all other items not stated herein or in the trip itinerary are the sole responsibility of Winner. Sponsor is not responsible in any way for domestic travel to and from the Air India flight. Prize cannot be exchanged for cash. No prize transfer, assignment or substitution by Winner is permitted. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.
SELECTION OF THE WINNER
Random selection of Winner will occur on or about January 17, 2007 from among all eligible entries received. Prize drawing will be conducted at National Geographic, 1145 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036-4688. Winner will be notified by e-mail or U.S. mail on or about January 17, 2007. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
REDEMPTION AND VERIFICATION
To redeem prize, Winner must respond within ten (10) days of prize notification. Response may be by e-mail to Mary Anne Potts at firstname.lastname@example.org. Winner may not alter the duration or the dates of the trip, as determined by Sponsor. Winner and guest will be required to execute and return (1) an affidavit of eligibility and liability release; (2) a personal publicity release allowing use of his or her name, voice and likeness for promotional purposes, where legal; and (3) a license granting Sponsor, Intrepid Travel, India Tourism, and Air India and their affiliates and licensees a royalty-free perpetual, non-exclusive license to reproduce, in any and all media, any photographs taken by Winner during the trip for editorial, trade or promotional purposes. All forms must be signed and returned within the time frame set forth by Sponsor or the prize will be deemed forfeited and a substitute winner will be selected.
All prize claims are subject to verification and compliance with the official rules.
RIGHT TO CANCEL OR SUSPEND SWEEPSTAKES
If for any reason the sweepstakes, including the online segment of the sweepstakes, is not capable of running as planned, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual(s) who tamper with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the sweepstakes.
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to sweepstakes entries or entry forms; or alteration of entries or entry forms. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or mailed-in entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participants' or any other persons' computers related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this sweepstakes.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Any difference between actual costs and ARV will not be awarded. Actual travel dates are subject to Sponsor's discretion and conditions outside of Sponsor's control. Travel, including seat selection, and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout periods. The Grand Prize trip may not be combined with any other offer. Regulations and conditions may apply. In the event that the Winner is unable to travel on the scheduled trip date, Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate winner. Winner will be responsible for all necessary travel authorizations and for any travel insurance. By accepting the Grand Prize, Winner represents that he/she understands that travel, whether in civilized or remote areas and whether by plane, automobile, boat, raft, or other conveyance, or by foot, on land or water, and in the air, contains some inherent element of risk of accident, illness, injury, loss or death, which may be caused by negligence, forces of nature, wild animals or other agencies, known or unknown. Winner represents that they recognize that such risks may be present at any time before, during and after the trip.
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
By participating, participants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor, Intrepid Travel, India Tourism, and Air India and their respective partners, affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any liability, claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in the sweepstakes or any sweepstakes-related activities and the acceptance, use, misuse, or possession of any prize received in this sweepstakes. Participants also agree (a) to be bound by these official rules; (b) that the decisions of Sponsor are final on all matters relating to the sweepstakes; and (c) if he/she wins, to the use of his/her name and or likeness for advertising and promotional purposes without compensation (except in Tennessee and where prohibited by law) and upon request, to provide consent to such use in writing.
All federal, state and local taxes, fees and surcharges on prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. If Winner declines prize or is unavailable for prize fulfillment, an alternate winner will be selected at random from all remaining eligible entries and Sponsor will have no further obligations of any kind to the original winner.
Sponsor reserves the right to use any and all information related to the sweepstakes, including information on entrants obtained through the sweepstakes (except for entrants from the State of Tennessee), for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.
For the name of Winner after January 19, 2007, send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope to Sponsor Nationalgeographic.com, Wild Horizons 2007 India Tiger Safari Sweepstakes Winners, Attention: Mary Anne Potts 104 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10018 (Residents of Vermont need not include return postage).
NOTICE TO INDIVIDUALS: REMOVAL FROM MAILING LIST: Any individual (or other duly authorized person) may elect to exclude the name and address of that individual from all lists used by Sponsor to mail skill contests or sweepstakes. To elect to have an individual's name excluded from all such lists, submit a removal request in writing to: Nationalgeographic.com, Registration Sweepstakes, Attention: Mary Anne Potts, 104 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10018 . This notification system may be used to prohibit mailing of all skill contests or sweepstakes by Sponsor to such individual.
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