This 2 day tour starts and ends in Istanbul, Turkey. Day 1 is a Gallipoli Battlefields Tour which explores all the major battlefields of the ANZAC sector of the World War 1 Gallipoli campaign. Day 2 visits ancient Troy of Helen and Paris fame and scene of Homer's 'The Iliad', the battle of Troy and the Trojan Horse'. This tour is available in 3, 4 or 5 star acommodation.
Istanbul - Gallipoli Battlefields Tour View our Kylie takes a pilgrimage to Gallipoli to tour the battlefields where the ANZACs fought with the British against the Turkish in World War 1, better known as the Gentlemans War. [2:02]
Pick up between 6:15 am - 6:45 am from your hotel in the old city of Istanbul, Taksim or 7 am from Sultan Hostel, we then depart for afternoon tour of Gallipoli. The World War I battlefields of Gallipoli are now a serene site. Visit the Lone Pine Australian Memorial and Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial, ANZAC Cove, Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, Ari Burnu Cemetery, Johnston's Jolly (where you'll visit original Allied and Turkish trenches and tunnels), 57th Regiment Turkish Memorial and The Nek.
Troy - Istanbul View our Kylie gets the imagination cranking whilst roaming around ancient Troy. [0:20]
We will visit the Naval Museum and the minelayer, Nusret, in the morning. After lunch, step back in time today as we visit Troy, famous for the legendary Trojan Horse from the times of beautiful Helen, the Queen of Sparta, and Paris, the Trojan Prince. Return to Istanbul.
Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
Tips except driver and guide
Professional tour guide at Gallipoli and Troy
Pick up & drop off from/to your Istanbul hotel
Car ferry fees between Canakkale and Eceabat
1 night - accommodation.
1 Breakfast, 2 Lunches
Canakkale Naval Museum - (closed Mondays)
Gallipoli - 57th Regiment - Turkish Memorial
Gallipoli - ANZAC Cove
Gallipoli - Ari Burnu Cemetery
Gallipoli - Beach Cemetery
Gallipoli - Brighton Beach
Gallipoli - Chunuk Bair - New Zealand Memorial
Gallipoli - Johnson's Jolly - original tunnels
Gallipoli - Lone Pine - Australian Memorial
Gallipoli - The Nek - original trenches
Gallipoli Battlefields Tour
Nusret - Mine Layer - (closed Mondays)
Troy - UNESCO Heritage site