by Sandra Grauschopf
If you are dying to take a grand adventure but don’t want to break your budget, how about trying to win a free vacation? Adventure travel sweepstakes offer amazing getaways for a fraction of the cost of buying a trip, and entering is easy and fun. Here are eight chances to win adventure vacations in May.
Does your idea of a great adventure include mountains, music, and competition? If so, Croakies’ giveaway is for you. The winner and a friend will receive a free trip to Vail, Colorado for a VIP experience at the 2018 GoPro Mountain Games taking place at the beginning of June. The prize includes admission into two events of your choice, live music in the evenings, being a part of Croakies’ FacebookLive coverage of the event, and more.
Entry is open to residents of the United States aged 18 and up (note that airfare is only provided from within the continental U.S.). Enter once before May 15, 2018.
Would you like to spend a few days in paradise? If so, enter this giveaway for your chance to win a free trip for two to Costa Rica where you’ll stay in villas with private plunge pools, visit a rainforest, and lie out on the beach. You’ll also receive a pair of Sunrays sunglasses and a supply of Sunrays mandarins. The trip is worth about $5,000.
If you want to enter, you’ll need to be a resident of the continental United States who is at least 21 years of age. Enter just once before May 20, 2018.
Those of you who love to get your adrenaline pumping while on vacation should be sure to enter this giveaway. Five people will each receive a trip for two to Florida to attend a heart-pounding car race at the Daytona International Speedway and to meet a driver. They’ll also go fishing on Lake Lure and visit the Costa factory where they’ll design their own sunglasses. Each trip is worth over $3,800.
US residents who are at least 21 years of age can enter online, by mail, or in Bass Pro shops. Enter once only before May 27, 2018.
Here’s an opportunity to explore the beautiful waters of the Florida Keys. Enter and you could win a trip for yourself and a friend that includes scuba diving to wrecks or reefs in Key Largo, in Key West, and in Marathon as well as other activities. The trip is worth more than $4,800.
Residents of the United States and of Canada can enter if they are at least 21 years old. Enter only once before the giveaway ends on May 31, 2018.
Would you like your next adventure to include stunning vistas, ancient culture, delicious food, and lots of movement? Enter this giveaway and you could win a free trip for two to Macedonia and Albania to explore the Balkans by foot, kayak, and bike. While you’ll be responsible for your own airfare if you win, the $2,599 prize includes a guided tour from BikeHike Adventures, all meals, sporting equipment, and entrance fees to parks.
Residents of the United States and Canada who are at least 21 years old can enter up to once per day through May 31st, 2018.
DORITOS is offering you the chance to win a dinosaur adventure in this giveaway. Enter and you could be the lucky winner of a trip for two to Costa Rica including a dinosaur park guided expedition, a zip line adventure, and other fun activities. Plus, you can also win thousands of other prizes including trips, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom swag, keychain trackers, DORITOS-branded hats and t-shirts, and more.
To enter, you’ll need either a code from a bag of participating DORITOS products (see the rules for a full list) or you can play a quick browser-based game to get a free daily entry. The more often you play, the bigger the prizes you will unlock. Entry is open to US residents aged 18 and up. Enter once per day for free, or more often with bag codes, through June 30, 2018.
Would you like to take your family on an adventure they’ll never forget? This sweepstakes will be sending one lucky winner and up to three family members or friends on a trip of a lifetime to Australia, a prize worth $12,000. You could also win Blue Lizard prize packs.
You can enter once per day through September 5th if you are a resident of the United States who is at least 18 years old.
Do you prefer choosing your own adventures to having a trip planned out for you? If so, enter this sweepstakes, which is giving away $10,000 in cash to use for your dream family vacation.
Enter online by collecting three codes from participating Juicy Juice products (see the rules for more details). This entry method will also give you a Fandango code for a free movie ticket. You can enter without buying anything (or receiving the free movie ticket) by mail. Entry is open to residents of the United States aged 18 and up. You can enter once per day by mail or four times per month online through December 31, 2018, but you can only get a maximum of 24 entries in total.
Disclaimer: AdventureGirl.com has no monetary, advertising or promotional affiliation with these contests, nor responsible in any way of choosing winners. Consult each individual contest rules before entering.
Sandra Grauschopf is an experienced freelance writer and content developer with over a decade’s experience writing about sweepstakes and contests. Her other passions include reading, traveling with her family, squeeing over animals, and geocaching.