Contest Alert: Your Ticket to Jammu & Kashmir

Share a photo, win a summer holiday!  
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With snow-capped mountains, beautiful gardens and glacier-fed rivers, Jammu & Kashmir is a dream destination and it has something for every traveller. Foodies can gorge on its delectable cuisine that includes the famous yakhini and roghan josh. Adventure lovers can go biking along the Srinagar-Leh highway, which offers panoramic views. And for those who want some peace and quiet, a shikara ride around the sparkling Dal Lake is a must. In Jammu & Kashmir, the possibilities are endless!

All you have to do to win a holiday to the mini Switzerland of India is this:

SUBMIT Send us one travel photograph taken by you in Jammu and Kashmir.

THEME The photo must highlight any one of the following categories: Art & Culture, People, Wildlife, Landscapes, or Food.

PRIZES Three lucky winners will win a holiday anywhere in the state, courtesy of Jammu And Kashmir Tourism:

Grand Prize: 4 nights/5 days holiday in Jammu & Kashmir for 2 people
2nd prize: 3 nights/4 days holiday in Jammu & Kashmir for 2 people
3rd prize: 2 nights/3 days holiday in Jammu & Kashmir for 2 people

(Air tickets to be sponsored by ACK Media Pvt Ltd.)

HOW TO ENTER Email entries to with “DISCOVER JAMMU & KASHMIR” in the subject line. All submissions must include the name and address of the participant, the theme category, and place where the photo was taken.

DEADLINE All entries must be submitted by 11.59pm on 15th MAY

Terms and Conditions:

  • Photos must meet the following requirements: JPG or JPEG file format, 72dpi. The photo dimensions have to be at least 1024×768 pixels.
  • Photographs should not have been previously published in any print and digital media.
  • Minimal photo editing is permissible, but altering the photograph is not allowed. We assume that every photo submission is legitimate. However, if a photo is suspected of alteration, it will be rejected. The final decision rests with the editorial staff.
  • By submitting your photographs you accept that you are the copyright owner of the photograph and that you agree to our terms and conditions.
  • Under our terms and conditions, the photographer owns the copyright and simultaneously grants the National Geographic Society and Amar Chitra Katha Pvt. Ltd., its affiliates and licensees worldwide royalty-free rights, and perpetual licence to display, distribute, reproduce, and create derivatives of such photographs, in whole or in part and in any medium, for editorial, commercial, promotional, and/or trade purposes. In the event it is claimed that the photographs submitted by you infringes any person’s copyright, you agree to indemnify against all costs, expenses, losses, fines etc. incurred, borne or suffered by National Geographic Society and/or Amar Chitra Katha Pvt. Ltd.
  • All contest participants must be above 18 years of age. Submissions can be made on behalf of minors by parents or guardians.

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