1. Where can I find the Terms & Conditions for the contest?

To view the Terms & Conditions click here.

2. What are the different special themes?

  • See
  • Do
  • Eat
  • Shop

3. How many discoveries can I submit?

You can submit multiple discoveries.

4. What are the submission requirements?

  • Complete the online registration form to submit an entry.
  • Submit your discovery of a destination in India.
  • The discovery will be moderated by Lonely Planet before it is published on the website.

5. Can I share the same discovery in more than one special theme?

Yes, but the description, images and videos of two or more discoveries should not be identical.

6. Is there a fee for entering the contest?

There is no fee for submitting an entry with India Unexplored.

7. Is this an international contest?

This campaign is open only to legal residents of India aged 18 years or older.

8. What should I do if I forget my password or if my password is not working?

To retrieve your password, please visit forgot password.

9. My discovery is not showing on Google maps.

India Unexplored will not accept any discovery that is not located on Google maps.

10. How will I know if my discovery has been accepted?

Once your discovery has been approved, you will receive a confirmation email.

11. How do I withdraw/ delete my discovery?

In case you wish to withdraw/ delete your discovery, drop a mail at unexplored@lonelyplanet.co.in.

12. What are the requirements for the video that I submit with my discovery?

While sharing your discovery, you can also share links of your videos hosted on Youtube or Vimeo. Maximum duration of a video is 2 minutes, you can share up to 5 video links.

13. What are the requirements for the images that I submit with my discovery?

While sharing your discovery, you can also share up to 5 images with their respective captions. Image size should by of 1 MB each.

14. Can I edit my discovery?

You can edit your discovery only if you have 'Saved' it during the 'Submit discovery' stage. Once you 'Submit for Moderation' you cannot edit your discovery.

15. Why do I need to register with India Unexplored to submit a discovery?

Registering for India Unexplored ensures that we have your contact information and that you have read and accepted the Terms & Conditions.

16. Still have a question?

Email our support team at unexplored@lonelyplanet.co.in .

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