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Win the trip of a lifetime

Win the trip of a lifetime

To celebrate Opera: Passion, Power and Politics we are giving you the chance to win a trip of a lifetime for two on an Iconic Western Mediterranean cruise with Viking Cruises. The 8-day journey begins in Barcelona and continues on to Marseille, St. Tropez and Monte Carlo. The final leg takes you to Italy, the birthplace of opera, where you’ll visit Florence, Pisa and Rome. We’ll provide the soundtrack to your trip with two pairs of Bowers & Wilkins special edition P5 Wireless Headphones, including the Opera: Passion, Power and Politics CD.

Prize package for two people includes:

  • Return scheduled economy class flights from London
  • 8-day cruise visiting 4 countries and 6 ports in a private veranda stateroom
  • 5 guided tours
  • All meals on board in a choice of dining venues
  • Specially selected house wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board
  • Evening entertainment on board
  • Free tea and coffee any time on board
  • Free 24-hour room service
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • Free use of spa facilities
  • All port charges, government taxes and overseas transfers
  • 2 pairs of Bowers & Wilkins special edition P5 Wireless Headphones, including the Opera: Passion, Power and Politics CD

To enter, simply answer the question below and fill in your details. 

The Marriage of Figaro is one of the 7 opera’s featured in Opera: Passion, Power and Politics. Who composed this famous opera?

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Terms and conditions: 

1. Entry to this competition can be made between 9 October 2017 and 23.59 (GMT) on 25 February 2018 by answering the question above. Entry shall constitute acceptance of these terms and conditions.

2. All entries must be received by 23.59 (GMT) on 25 February 2018. The Victoria and Albert Museum, Viking Cruises or Bowers & Wilkins cannot accept any liability for any entries which are late, lost, incomplete or rendered unrecognisable.

3. On or about 28 February 2018 the V&A will pick one entry at random deemed as The Winner

4. The Winner shall receive the following prize:

  • Return scheduled economy class flights from London
  • 8-day cruise visiting 4 countries; 6 ports; 5 guided tours for two people sharing a DV6 Deluxe Veranda Stateroom on Iconic Western Mediterranean departing 25 November 2018
  • all meals and drinks as stated in the itinerary
  • all port and airport taxes
  • all overseas transfers
  • 2 pairs of Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless Headphones
  • 2 Opera: Passion, Power and Politics CDs

5. The holiday must be taken on the date stated.

6. Validity of the prize cannot be extended.

7. Prize winner and companion are responsible for their own transportation to and from the London airport.

8. Travel insurance and gratuities are not included.

9. Any other expenses incurred during the period of the prize will be the responsibility of the prize winner and their companion.

10. No cash alternative will be offered and prizes are non-transferable.

11. Prize is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

12. The Prize Winner and their guest must be UK residents aged 18 years or over and will be responsible for supplying valid UK passports and, where necessary, must obtain appropriate visas, vaccinations and inoculations. It is strongly recommended that travellers take out adequate travel insurance.

13. Viking Cruises cannot be responsible for unforeseen cancellations of flights.

14. Viking cannot be responsible for the unforeseen cancellation of the holiday due to circumstances beyond our control.

15. Viking reserves the right to substitute an alternative cruise of a similar value due to any unforeseen circumstances.

16. The holiday is ABTA and ATOL protected.

17. All elements of the prize must be redeemed during the period of travel and cannot be transferred or exchanged for cash

18. The Winner will be notified by email and letter from the V&A. If the V&A have not been able to communicate and receive the Winner’s confirmation receipt after 14 days from notification, the V&A shall award the Prize to an alternative winner.

19. In the event that The Winner declines the prize awarded to him/her or cannot claim the prize in full, the Promoter may award the prize to another chosen valid entrant.

20. Promotion is only open to residents of the UK, aged 18 years or over, excluding employees of the Promoter the V&A and their immediate families (spouse, parents, siblings and children) of the Prize Providers, Viking Cruises and Bowers & Wilkins, their parent and/or affiliate companies, their agents or anyone professionally connected with this promotion. The Promoter reserves the right to verify entrants’ eligibility.

21. No purchase necessary

22. The prizes will not be replaced if lost or stolen, are not redeemable for cash and are not transferable except at Prize Providers’ sole discretion. No substitutions allowed. The winner agrees to accept the prizes “as is”, and Entrants hereby acknowledge that the V&A and Prize Providers has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prizes.

23. The winner must provide the V&A with valid proof of identity, residency and age, matching the identity of the entrant, before any prize will be awarded. Valid travel documents (including a passport) are the sole responsibility of the winner. All unspecified expenses associated with receipt and use of the prizes are the winner’s sole responsibility.

24. Any person suspected of cheating, acting dishonestly or fraudulently in the opinion of the Promoter will be excluded from the competition
Promoter: Victoria and Albert Museum [V&A South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL].
Prize Providers: Viking Cruises [Nelsons House, 83 Wimbledon Park Side, London, England, SW19 5LP]
Bowers & Wilkins [B&W Group Ltd, Dale Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 2BH]