Would you like to win a family safari holiday in South Africa? Then you should grab your video camera or smart phone and enter this competition for a $24,000 holiday!
Kids monkeying around can win a South Africa safari in Africa Adventure Consultants’ new “Monkey See, Monkey Do – African Safari Contest” offered in cooperation with South African Tourism and South African Airways. Adults and teens enter to win the safari grand prize by submitting a brief video of themselves or a family member imitating a favourite animal they might see on safari in South Africa through to January 31st, 2013.
The Top 25 video entries selected by online voting will be available for viewing February 1-8, 2013, and a panel of judges will determine the grand prize winner based on most quality, creativity and humour The grand prize safari winner will be announced on or about February 15, 2013.
Contestants must be 18 to enter or have reached the age of majority in their legal state of residence. Otherwise, they can enter with parental permission and a parental email address or Facebook account. Videos can be uploaded on Facebook or on the Monkey See, Monkey Do – African Safari Contest website, via YouTube or Vimeo.
Here is one competition entry….
Full contest details and rules are available on the contest website
Families can also learn about South Africa’s diverse wildlife and culture and win weekly prizes by entering the Monkey See, Monkey Do – African Safari Contest Quiz, where they answer the fun and family-friendly weekly questions to win African wildlife videos, books and games.
The “Monkey See, Monkey Do” grand prize is a 10-day family safari for four (two adults and two children <12) to South Africa and includes airfare from JFK or Washington Dulles on South African Airways, deluxe accommodations in lodges and hotels, and meals. The itinerary includes a stay at Cape Town’s Radison Blu Hotel Waterfront with family-friendly city tours, a Table Mountain cable car excursion, a visit to the Two Oceans Aquarium and a township visit with a local musicians drumming experience. Winners will then have two days at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve on the famous Garden Route including beach fun, treasure hunts and horseback rides, caving and nature hikes, and penguin viewing and whale watching (seasonal). Guests will finish at intimate Etali Safari Lodge in Madikwe Game Reserve for multiple game drives and the chance to see favorite African wildlife such as lions, elephants and giraffes up close. Winners select the dates for their 2013 safari, available anytime except March 21 – April 8, July 1 – August 15 and December 15 – 30.
Africa Adventure Consultants is a leading safari company specializing in crafting custom itineraries to 13 countries in Africa, from classic photo safaris and adventure trekking to luxury honeymoons and family holidays. The staff at Africa Adventures Consultants has lived, worked, and travelled throughout Africa, giving them an insider’s perspective on how to create the best safaris in the continent’s top destinations. AAC offers personalized tour planning to Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe and Zambia. In addition to creating customized private journeys, AAC offers more than 20 group trips, including gorilla safaris in Uganda and Rwanda, Kilimanjaro climbs and migration safaris. For additional information, visit www.adventuresinafrica.com.