You have been given the coveted opportunity to join the Chosen. Prove your dedication by completing the challenges, and submitting your answers below. There is one correct answer for each question.

A Chosen One will be selected from those who have answered correctly, and will receive a great reward. The winner will stay overnight in a Resort hotel, be among the first to experience our incredible new attraction, and enjoy some exclusive extras too. An additional 25 of the most dedicated applicants will be gifted entry to the Theme Park. Good luck!

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Terms and Conditions

  • Competition prize is one overnight stay in an Explorer Room in Alton Towers Hotel, with 2 days’ entry to the Theme Park and one day entry to the Waterpark. 25 runners up will receive a pair of 1-day Theme Park tickets.
  •  Entrants must submit the correct answer to each puzzle via the form on
  • 1 winner and 25 runners up will be selected from all entries received.
  • All entries submitted will be retained by Alton Towers Resort and will not be returned to entrants
  • Alton Towers Resort reserves the right to change details of the prize and cancel any events.
  • All entries must be unique and not copied from another person / source.
  • Closing date for entries is midnight on 31st December 2017. No entries will be accepted after this time.
  • Alton Towers Resort reserve the right to extend the deadline of the competition
  • Due to the volume of entrants, the Alton Towers Resort is unable to notify any unsuccessful entrants
  • Competition is open to those living in the UK with the exception of employees of the promoter, their families and third parties associated with the promoter.
  • No purchase necessary
  • By participating in the competition, entrants and their parent/guardian agree to be photographed and/or filmed for national and regional media, and by the Resort’s own photographers, for use in promotional materials in print and online.
  • No travel will be provided for any entrants to and from Alton Towers Resort
  • All images taken at during the winner’s visit remain the intellectual property of the Alton Towers Resort
  • Alton Towers Resort’s decision is final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into
  • The winner and runners-up will be notified by Saturday 13th January 2018 by email (subject to these details being provided)
  • The competition prizes are non-transferable and accordingly may not be sold or passed to any third party
  • No cash or alternative prize will be offered if the winner or runners-up are unable to accept the prizes below
  • All rides and attractions are subject to availability and standard Alton Towers Resort terms and conditions apply. These can be found at
  • The Alton Towers Resort will not be liable for:
    • Any damage or loss of any property or items belonging to the entrant and/or any of their guests/accompanying adults; and
    • Any personal injury to the entrant and/or their guests (but only so far as such injury is not caused by Alton Towers Resort’s negligence) as a result of the competition or redemption of any of the prize elements outlined below


The prize consists only of the elements expressly detailed above; no other elements or expenses such as travel, additional hotel expenditure, gratuities or spending money are included. All such expenses are the sole responsibility of the winner and runners-up plus any guests/accompanying adults.