Kids Enter Free at Top Theme Parks This Summer Thanks to Leading Website

Lightwater, United Kingdom (PressExposure) June 15, 2009 --, the market leading car hire price comparison website, has thrown a lifeline to parents operating on a tight budget this summer in the form of its ‘Family Active’ programme. The scheme offers free entry to theme parks including Eureka! and Camelot as well as free of charge maps detailing walks through major UK cities plus cheap MP3 audio city tours. has launched the scheme which works by providing families with discount tokens which let kids in for free at Eureka!, Camelot, Go Ape High Wire Forest Adventure, Bekonscot Model Village & Railway and Scotland’s Secret Bunker. Parents can print the vouchers off from the website at and parents are also able to enter into a prize draw which offers a free family pass for Diggerland to the winner. has partnered up with leading walking experts to offer a range of free maps which outline well-liked walks at various locations around the country. The maps detail walks all over the nation and tell walkers how long the hike should take and how difficult it is. Maps can be downloaded and printed from the website.

Those people who like to take a city break in the summertime can also benefit from the scheme. Family Active is offering 20% discount on Walk Talk Tours audio guides to city walks. These digital audio files can be downloaded from the website and enjoyed on an iPod, MP3 player or mobile phone. The range of audio tours covers London, Edinburgh, York, Manchester and Chester.

Gareth Robinson, managing director of, comments: “We’re delighted to launch the Family Active range of products this summer, parents and kids will really enjoy the bonuses and benefits that they scheme gives them on summer activities.”

The Family Active website features far more than only money off deals on activities, including as it does travel tips, advice on kids’ travel this summer, what car to rent, health tips and more. compares car rental prices from up to 35 leading providers including Alamo, Holiday Autos, Sixt and Thrifty in over 9,000 locations worldwide.

For more detail on the Family Active scheme please visit

About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK's leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the site now searches up to 35 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 9,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Budget, EasyCar, Ebookers, Hertz, Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type.

The site also features over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards. To book or for further information visit

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