There are many ways to earn free travel perks and trips this summer, and if you try your luck, you might be one of the lucky winners. With a dozen summer contests, sweepstakes, and giveaways already covered, there’s more to sign up for if you want to play along.
Discover erupting volcanoes in Iceland, elegant countryside holidays in Italy and gift boxes for family activities sent to your home, there’s everything up for grabs. Or become a brand ambassador for Marriott Bonvoy’s 30 brands for free travel around the world. Here are six more travel sweepstakes, sweepstakes and contests to get you traveling for free in no time.
Achieve the ultimate Australian adventure for two
Thanks to YHA Australia (Youth Hostel Association), adventurous travelers can win a dream trip Down Under for free. The Australia Awaits Competition is part of the larger rejuvenation of global travel to Australia as the country’s borders reopen and welcome people from all over the world. That free trip would include a voucher worth around $1,500 towards flights Down Under, RV rentals, private room accommodation at various YHA properties, tours (like a sailing trip to the Great Barrier Reef and a visit to Tasmania) and travel insurance .
Re-energize for your summer (in 2023) with Tourism Whistler
One lucky winner has much to look forward to next year when they can recharge their batteries in summer 2023 thanks to Tourism Whistler. The brand is looking for a lucky winner and it couldn’t be easier to be considered. Entry to the competition via this online form is free and the prize includes round-trip airfare from a major city to Vancouver, round-trip transportation to Whistler and six nights’ accommodation in a 2-bedroom alpine suite at the Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa. Gift certificates for local dining and cultural experiences are part of the price, and there are even more benefits for those with Hilton Honors Elite status.
Win a free trip to Iceland with PLAY
New Icelandic low-cost airline PLAY is offering a summer contest for new members of its online newsletter. When you sign up, you’ll be entered into a sweepstakes for round-trip travel for two from any of the airline’s US gateways (Baltimore, Newburgh/Stewart in New York, or Boston) to Reykjavik. The giveaway is available until August 23rd, with the winner being chosen the following day. The price also includes helicopter flights to see Fagradalsfjall volcano in the process of erupting.
“Study abroad” competition with Graduate Hotels
To celebrate the hotel brand’s international expansion, Graduate Hotels is offering a study abroad sweepstakes where a US winner will be sent to the UK and vice versa (UK to US) for a special holiday. Participation in the raffle is possible until the end of August, the winners will be announced by September 15th. Prize includes $2,500 spending money, five nights’ accommodation at a Graduate Hotel (US winner can choose between Graduate Cambridge and The Randolph Hotel by Graduate). Hotels), a three-piece luggage set, LSTN Sound Co. headphones and other branded items. All participants will also receive a special promotion to book their own discounted study abroad vacation.
Business class flights, cash and a luxury Italian vacation
This offer includes the purchase of a $12 raffle ticket to support the Children’s Society. Sponsored by WinVIPHolidays and Win a Home in Italy, the winning ticket will receive a vacation to Italy worth up to $36,000. It includes return business class flights to Florence, eight nights in luxury hotels, a private driver, local tours, airport lounge access and €2,500 in spending money. To enter, purchase a raffle ticket before August 29th to support the charity for a chance to win.
Win a Family Gift Package from Taiwan Tourism
To enter the sweepstakes, log in to Instagram and follow @taiwantourism.na. Then download the illustration on the destination’s sweepstakes page and create your own artwork. Post a photo of the family-friendly image by August 19 to receive one of three gift packages containing a children’s book, Taiwanese snacks and other goodies as part of the destination’s focus on promoting family travel.