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2017 - 'ANZAC Day Tour 2017 - The Colonel Tour'
15 - Day itinerary

Day 1
Friday 21st April

Welcome to Istanbul

Welcome to Istanbul, where you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, meet your guide and the rest of your group.

Overnight Istanbul
Boutique
Day 2
Saturday 22nd April

Istanbul Old City

After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome. Late in the afternoon we will drive to Harbiye Military Museum for a short visit.

Overnight Istanbul
Boutique
(B)
Day 3
Sunday 23rd April

Gallipoli Battlefields

Depart for the Gallipoli Peninsula early morning and tour the place where the ANZAC legend was born. Highlights will include the original trenches and tunnels, ANZAC Cove, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial, Johnston's Jolly and The Nek. Afterwards we take a short ferry ride across the Dardanelles on the way to our hotel.

Overnight Çanakkale
4 star
(B, D)
Day 4
Monday 24th April

Troy

Today, we visit the archaeological ruins of Troy and we will enjoy a BBQ lunch. As soon as we are able we will cross the Dardanelles to the Gallipoli Peninsula and head straight to the Dawn Service area to secure the best spot possible.

(B, L)
Day 5
Tuesday 25th April

ANZAC Day at Gallipoli

At first light we will commemorate our fallen forefathers during the moving ANZAC Day Dawn Service. You will also have the chance to visit the Australian Memorial at Lone Pine before heading to Chunuk Bair Memorial to attend the New Zealand Memorial Service before we head to our hotel for some well-deserved rest. Unfortunately the Australian service at the Lone Pine memorial has been cancelled.

Overnight Çanakkale
4 star
(D)
Day 6
Wednesday 26th April

Pergamum

Today we head south to the resort town of Kusadasi, on the way we enjoy a guided tour of the magnificent acropolis of the ancient city of Pergamum.

Overnight Kuşadası
Boutique
(B, D)
Day 7
Thursday 27th April

Ephesus, Sirince

Absorb yourself in history today with a visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis and a guided tour of the ancient city and stadium of Ephesus, before an afternoon visit to the former Greek village of Sirince, famous for its fruit wines. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at a local carpet village we learn how carpets are made by hand and what determines their value.

Overnight Kuşadası
Boutique
(B, D)
Day 8
Friday 28th April

Pamukkale, Hierapolis

This morning we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before we drive east to the calcium terraces of Pamukkale (cotton castles). Here we will also visit the ruins of the city of Hierapolis, an ancient spa town just above the calcium terraces.

Overnight Pamukkale
5 star
(B, D)
Day 9
Saturday 29th April

Saklikent Gorge, Fethiye

Heading south to the Mediterranean coast, we stop at the breath-taking Saklikent Gorge, Turkey's longest and deepest gorge. Here you can tube down the river and explore the awesome canyon.

Overnight Fethiye
Boutique
(B)
Day 10
Sunday 30th April

Fethiye boat cruise

Today we relax on a leisurely boat cruise around the picturesque 12 islands of Fethiye.

Overnight Fethiye
Boutique
(B, L)
Day 11
Monday 1st May

Termessos, Antalya

After breakfast we head for Antalya, stopping along the way to visit the ancient Lycian city of Termessos which was built at a height of 1050 metres in the beautiful Taurus Mountain range.

Overnight Antalya
4 star
(B)
Day 12
Tuesday 2nd May

Silk Road, Konya, Cappadocia

Leaving the Mediterranean coast we follow the old Silk Road, heading for the lunar-like landscape of Cappadocia. We stop along the way to visit the Mevlana Dervish Museum in Konya and the Sultanhani Caravansary, a former stop for traders on the Silk Road.

Overnight Cappadocia
5 star
(B, D)
Day 13
Wednesday 3rd May

Goreme, Uchisar Castle

Marvel at the lunar landscape of Cappadocia through Goreme Valley, the fairy chimneys, Uchisar castle and more. Tonight, don't miss the optional traditional Turkish folkdance evening!

Overnight Cappadocia
5 star
(B, D)
Day 14
Thursday 4th May

Nation's Capital Ankara

Leaving the surreal landscape of Cappadocia behind, we head for the nation's capital, Ankara to visit the Mausoleum of Turkey's first President, Ataturk, before continuing on to Istanbul.

Overnight Istanbul
Boutique
(B)
Day 15
Friday 5th May

Istanbul

After breakfast, our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends.

(B)
(B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)
Deposit Option available for ANZAC Day Tour 2017 - The Colonel Tour :
Booked betweenDepartingDeposit
01 Jan 2016 - 30 Apr 201701 Jan 2016 - 30 Apr 2017USD 350.00
Tour includes :-
  • Inbound Airport Transfer - Istanbul - Atatürk Airport (IST)
    OR Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
  • Outbound Airport Transfer - Istanbul - Atatürk Airport (IST)
    OR Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • Car ferry fees between Canakkale and Eceabat
  • Commemorative gift
  • Fethiye 12 Island Cruise
  • Tips except driver and guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Entrance fees
  • 13 nights - accommodation.
    1 night
    4 star
    Antalya
    2 nights
    4 star
    Çanakkale
    2 nights
    5 star
    Cappadocia
    2 nights
    Boutique
    Fethiye
    3 nights
    Boutique
    Istanbul
    2 nights
    Boutique
    Kuşadası
    1 night
    5 star
    Pamukkale
  • 13 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 7 Dinners
Tour does not include :-
  • Suggested optional activities
  • Tips - driver and guide
  • Compulsory Travel_Insurance.asp
Highlights :-
  • Istanbul - Old City Tour
  • Istanbul - Blue Mosque
  • Istanbul - St Sophia Museum
  • Istanbul - Topkapi Palace
  • Istanbul - Hippodrome
  • Istanbul - Harbiye Military Museum
  • Gallipoli Battlefields Tour
  • Gallipoli - ANZAC Cove
  • Gallipoli - Lone Pine - Australian Memorial
  • Gallipoli - Johnson's Jolly - original tunnels
  • Gallipoli - The Nek - original trenches
  • Gallipoli - Chunuk Bair - New Zealand Memorial
  • Troy
  • Gallipoli - ANZAC Day program - Dawn Service and ANZAC Memorial Services
  • Bergama - Pergamum Tour
  • Site of the Temple of Artemis
  • Ephesus
  • Sirince - Village
  • Pamukkale - Calcium Travertines
  • Pamukkale - Hierapolis
  • Saklikent Gorge
  • Fethiye - Fethiye Bay and islands
  • Termessos - Termessos Tour
  • Konya - Mevlana Museum
  • Sultanhani Caravansary
  • Cappadocia
  • Göreme Open Air museum
  • Cappadocia - Üçhisar - Citadel
  • Ankara - Atatürk's Mausoleum
No departure dates available for this tour at this time
Deposit Option available for ANZAC Day Tour 2017 - The Colonel Tour :
Booked betweenDepartingDeposit
01 Jan 2016 - 30 Apr 201701 Jan 2016 - 30 Apr 2017USD 350.00
Prices
per person in twin share accommodation
Currency:- USD
Cost
S.S.
Fez Travel - Single Supplement Policy
Single Supplement, commonly abbreviated as S.S., is an extra charge applied by hotels to customers that want to have a single room.
Tours
Our tours are based on twin share accommodation. Thus a single traveller does not HAVE to purchase single supplement during the tour unless they specifically want a single room to themselves.
Single travellers that are happy to share with someone of their own sex, during their tour, do not need to select single supplement.
'On Demand' Tours
Single travellers must pay the Single Supplement (S.S.) on 'On Demand' tours. Each tour's page indicates if it is an 'On Demand' tour.

Pre and post tour accommodation
We are unable to allocate share accommodation and so single travellers must pay the single supplement with any pre or post tour accommodation they purchase.

Gulets
Sail Away and Enchanting Blue only:
Single travellers must pay single supplement. Twin share is not available.
Gulet cruises other than Sail Away and Enchanting Blue only:
Single travellers must pay single supplement only if the want a cabin to themselves. Otherwise Twin share is available with another single traveller of the same sex.
01 Jan 2017
to
31 Dec 2017
1,935.00
420.00
This page is intended to give an idea of the type of accommodation that may be expected. The actual hotels used for any given tour may change due to many reasons such as group size, availability, time of year, hotel standard has dropped or simply we found a better hotel. We update the website immediately if and when any changes take place. If and when we do change hotels it will be to a hotel of equal or higher standard and will be at no extra cost.

Where more than one hotel is shown for a given overnight stop this means that we alternate between the listed hotels. The pre departure pack will show hotel for a given departure.
Turkey
Antalya
Best Western Khan Hotel

Standard :
4 star

Address :-
Elmali Mah. Kazim Ozalp Cad. No: 55
Antalya
Phone : +90 (0242) 248 38 70
Fax : +90 (0242) 248 42 97
Website : www.khanhotel.com
Best Western Khan HotelBest Western Khan HotelBest Western Khan Hotel
Çanakkale
Ida Kale Resort

Standard :
4 star

Address :-
Mola Caddesi
Güzelyali
Çanakkale
Phone : +90 (0286) 232 83 32
Fax : +90 (0286) 232 88 32
Website : www.kaleresort.com
Ida Kale ResortIda Kale ResortIda Kale Resort
Cappadocia
Ramada Cappadocia

Standard :
5 star

Address :-
Karatas Mevkii Nevsehir Cad,
Ortahisar Urgup
Nevsehir
Cappadocia
Phone : +90 (0384) 343 3470
Website : Ramada Cappadocia
No images available for this hotel.
Fethiye
Marina Boutique Hotel

Standard :
Boutique

Address :-
(formerly Marina Vista - Fethiye)
Karagözler Mevki Fevzi Çakmak Cad.No :50
Fethiye
Phone : +90 (0252) 614 54 43 
Fax : +90 (0252) 614 54 47 
Website : http://marinaboutiquefethiye.com/
No images available for this hotel.
Istanbul
Sirkeci Mansion Hotel

Standard :
Boutique

Address :-
Taya Hatun Sokak No:5
Sirkeci
Istanbul
Phone : +90 212 528 43 44
Fax : +90 212 528 44 55
Website : www.sirkecimansion.com
No images available for this hotel.
Kuşadası
Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel

Standard :
Boutique

Address :-
Atatürk Blv. No: 42
Kuşadası
Phone : +90 (0256) 614 7608
Fax : +90 (0256) 614 4967
Website : www.ilaydaavantgarde.com
Ilayda Avantgarde HotelIlayda Avantgarde HotelIlayda Avantgarde Hotel
Pamukkale
Colossae Thermal Hotel

Standard :
5 star

Address :-
Karahayit Mevkii
Denizli
Pamukkale
Phone : +90 (0258) 271 41 56
Fax : +90 (0258) 271 42 50
Website : www.colossaehotel.com
Colossae Thermal HotelColossae Thermal HotelColossae Thermal Hotel
Deposit Option available for ANZAC Day Tour 2017 - The Colonel Tour :
Booked betweenDepartingDeposit
01 Jan 2016 - 30 Apr 201701 Jan 2016 - 30 Apr 2017USD 350.00
Prices
per person in twin share accommodation
Currency:- USD
Cost
S.S.
Fez Travel - Single Supplement Policy
Single Supplement, commonly abbreviated as S.S., is an extra charge applied by hotels to customers that want to have a single room.
Tours
Our tours are based on twin share accommodation. Thus a single traveller does not HAVE to purchase single supplement during the tour unless they specifically want a single room to themselves.
Single travellers that are happy to share with someone of their own sex, during their tour, do not need to select single supplement.
'On Demand' Tours
Single travellers must pay the Single Supplement (S.S.) on 'On Demand' tours. Each tour's page indicates if it is an 'On Demand' tour.

Pre and post tour accommodation
We are unable to allocate share accommodation and so single travellers must pay the single supplement with any pre or post tour accommodation they purchase.

Gulets
Sail Away and Enchanting Blue only:
Single travellers must pay single supplement. Twin share is not available.
Gulet cruises other than Sail Away and Enchanting Blue only:
Single travellers must pay single supplement only if the want a cabin to themselves. Otherwise Twin share is available with another single traveller of the same sex.
01 Jan 2017
to
31 Dec 2017
1,935.00
420.00
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Please Note:
For information on how ANZAC day is run visit our ANZAC Day Information page.
Instead of travelling between Cappadocia and Istanbul by bus, an optional morning flight from Kayseri (Cappadocia) to Istanbul is available at extra cost. Please contact with us for a quote.
Single travellers may share a twin room with another traveller of the same sex, if available. If a same-sex room share is not available then the single room supplement will be payable. Room shares are arranged in order of booking.
Attendance passes will be required for the ANZAC Day services at Gallipoli in 2017.
For more information please visit this page
http://www.dva.gov.au/commemorations-memorials-and-war-graves/commemorations-and-anniversaries/overseas-commemorations-5
This tour is a '
Guaranteed Departure
' tour. This means it will depart regardless of how many people are booked on to it.
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 Tayahatun Sok.
 Sukran Han No: 3, Kat:3
 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey, 34112
 Tel:+90 212 520 04 34
 Fax:+90 212 520 04 35
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