Escorted tours and river cruise specialist APT is offering agents the chance to win a spot on one of three fam trips when making sales during the peak period.

The trips will visit New Zealand, Europe and the Mekong Valley.

For a chance to win a place on one of the trips, agents need to book customers on a tour or cruise with APT between December 27 and February 28.

The bookings will not include ‘Hot Offers’ or 50% off deals, and to participate, agents can register at

There will be three winners, one place for each location, and the trips will take place in the first half of 2019.

The operator has also launched details of its New Year sales, with discounts such as £2,418 per person off APT’s 15-day ‘Magnificent Europe’ itinerary.

This river cruise takes cultural sights on a journey from Amsterdam to Budapest, including a rail journey on the Grand Empress Steam train (April-September departures), a tour of Namedy Castle (pictured) and a private classical concert featuring members of the Mozart’s Boys Choir at the City Palace in Vienna. Trips run from April to December 2019 with departures from £3,495 per person.

Another offer includes free premium economy flights as part of the ‘Luxury Vietnam & Cambodia Highlights’ tour. This 15-day trip from Siam Reap to Ho Chi Minh City includes seven nights’ cruising on the Mekong. Prices start from £4,345 per person for departures from July 2019 to April 2020 departures.

Other discounts include up to £1,000 off per couple on the 17-day Essential Treasures of Australia tour and up to £600 per couple on APT’s Rockies experiences.