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OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS
No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Must be 18 years or older to enter.
No purchase or other consideration necessary to enter. The information obtained through your registration will not be sold or distributed in any way to a third party.
Contest entry period: April 22nd to May 17th, 2013
Notification: Sweepstakes winner will be randomly selected and announced via email on May 21st, 2013.
One (1) grand prize winner will win the “Iceland – Beyond the Wall” trip to tour the scenic filming locations of the HBO show Game of Thrones and experience where “beyond the wall” is filmed. Contest entrants must enter the Sweepstakes by providing their name, city, state, country, date of birth and email address to Iceland Naturally via the online form on the Iceland Naturally website or through the Iceland Naturally Facebook Page. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to receive Dateline, an e-mail newsletter from Iceland Naturally. The newsletter offers information on special activities, news, and events occurring in Iceland. Subscription to the newsletter is permission-based. You can unsubscribe from the newsletters at any time.
The “Iceland: Beyond the Wall” Grand Prize (total value $5,000) includes:
Economy class round-trip air on Icelandair for two (2) persons from these Icelandair gateways only: New York (JFK), Boston (BOS), D.C. Dulles (IAD), Seattle (SEA), Minneapolis (MSP), Orlando (SFB), Toronto (YYZ), Denver (DEN) and Halifax (YHZ) to KEF Airport.
Economy class round-trip from Reykjavik Airport to Akureyri Airport for two (2) persons.
One (1) night accommodation for two (2) persons at a hotel (TBD) in Akureyri.
Pick up by the Travelling Viking. Scenic tour for two (2) persons of majestic waterfall of the Gods, Goðafoss. The trip will continue to historic Húsavík town, through Reykjahverfi to the farm of Grenjaðarstaður that dates back to Iceland’s settlement over a thousand years ago. For a long time it was one of the area’s chief farms and became the site of a church, parsonage and post office. Winners will also be shown a selection of Game of Thrones filming locations.
Two (2) night accommodation based on double occupancy at Sel Hotel Myvatn.
Exclusive trip to Game of Thrones scenes for two (2) persons. On the way, the winners will see some of Iceland’s most beautiful and mysterious volcanic lava formations, Dimmuborgir and Hverfell. Hverfell has a large, circular explosion crater, about 140 meters deep and with a diameter of 1,000 meters. Hverfell is one of Iceland’s most beautiful and symmetrical explosion craters, besides being one of the largest of its kind in the world. The next stop is Kálfastrandarvogur bay laps the shores of Höfði and is famous for its unusual lava formations both off and onshore, and these rocky outcrops, named Klasar and Kálfastrandarstrípar, have done much to earn Kálfastrandarvogur and Höfði their reputation for being among the most beautiful areas around Mývatn. Dimmuborgir, Hverfell and Höfði are amongst the places where Game of Thrones was shot.
Entrance for two (2) persons to The Nature Baths, Jarðböðin.
One (1) night accommodation at Hilton Reykjavik Nordica based on double occupancy with Scandinavian breakfast buffet for two (2) persons included.
Governmental taxes, airport taxes and other applicable taxes are included on the airfare.
Transportation to and from U.S. gateway airport
All other expenses, including but not limited to meals, additional accommodation, travel insurance, incidental expenses, and domestic flights to Icelandair’s gateways in North America, tips, transfers, and taxes will be the responsibility of the prize winners. No substitution or transfer of prizes is permitted. Prize is not redeemable for cash or exchange. Winner is responsible for obtaining and paying for visas, shots, passports or other documents if required.
A designated travel contact will be responsible for the booking of travel arrangements and selection of vendors. Winner must book with the travel contact at least 30 days prior to departure. If winner is unable to travel in accordance with Iceland Naturally´s specifications, the prize will be forfeited.
Travel period must be within one-year from the date of prize letter. Travel not permitted between May 15, 2013 and September 5, 2013 and December 15, 2013 to January 5, 2014.
Eligibility: The Iceland Naturally Sweepstakes is open to residents the United States of America and Canada. All contest entrants must be 18 years of age or older to enter and to be eligible to win. Void where prohibited. Employees of Iceland Naturally, Icelandair and Promote Iceland and all of their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and their advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate family (spouse, parent, sibling and children, regardless of where they live) or members of their same households (whether related or not) of such employees and directors are not eligible.