Our 6 day ANZAC Day tour starts by discovering the magnificent museums and mosques of Istanbul, then exploring the trenches and battlefields in Galipoli and paying your respects to the fallen at the Dawn Service and National Ceremonies. Visit the ever popular Trojan horse in Troy, before ending your journey back in Istanbul.
Wander through Old Istanbul city, exploring the Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia Museum with your local guide.
Join an optional Bosphorus River Cruise and sail between the contrasting continents of Europe and Asia that border the bustling city of Istanbul.
Spend 2 nights at the hand-picked, 5-star accommodation in the heart of Istanbul.
Camp out under the stars at ANZAC Cove and witness the sun rise over the battlefield ahead of an unforgettable ANZAC Day Dawn Service.
local guide through the Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorial sites, listening to stories of the rich war history that took place upon Gallipoli’s soil.
Welcome to Turkey! At the Istanbul airport terminal keep your eyes peeled for the Travel Talk sign for your transfer to the hotel.
Meet in the hotel reception at 6:00pm for an informal meeting with your group and guide.
After the meeting, join in an optional group dinner at a local restaurant to get to know your new travel mates.
Istanbul, City Tour, Bosphorus Cruise
Location: Istanbul City Tour, Bosphorus Cruise Tours Istanbul
Accommodation Name: Ottoman Legacy Hotel – 5 Star
After breakfast, we begin to experience the magnificence of Istanbul.
We will stroll through the historical heart of the old city, making stops along the way to the Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, majestic Topkapi Palace and the Hagia Sophia.
We will then take a relaxing cruise along the Bosphorus capturing the delights of Istanbul.
Sightseeing of Blue Mosque
Sightseeing of Hagia Sophia
Sightseeing of Topkapi Palace Museum
Bosphorus Boat Trip
Blue Mosque - Free
Hagia Sophia - Free
Topkapi Palace Museum 100 TL
Location: İstanbul, Gelibolu
Accommodation: Bosphorus Cruise
All aboard the coach as we head to the shores of Gallipoli.
Tonight, we will sleep under the stars at the ceremony space to ensure we have the best position for the Dawn Service.
Dawn Service, Gallipoli , Canakkale
Location: Gelibolu, Çanakkale
Accommodation Name: Troia Tusan Hotel - 4 Star
We wake before the break of dawn and watch as the sun rise over the battlefield, as we remember the soldiers who lost their lives on this exact day all those years ago.
We will also attend the national ceremonies and services at Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair later in the day.
This afternoon we will depart for Canakkale.
Location: Çanakkale, Troy, Gallipoli Peninsula, İstanbul
Accommodation Name: Legacy Ottoman Hotel - 5 Star
Today we will explore the Gallipoli peninsula without the crowds.
It is in silence and quiet contemplation we can truly capture the ANZAC spirit.
Today provides a more in-depth and emotional experience to reflect and explore the history and heartbeat of this region.
We will visit Kabatepe War Museum, Lone Pine, Chunuk Bair, Jonston's Jolly, North Beach, Ari Burnu, Hell Spit, Brighton Beach, Shrapnel Valley, Artillery Road, and the Turkish Memorial.
In the afternoon, we will drive back to where our adventure began, Istanbul.
Sightseeing of Anzac Cove
Sightseeing of Beach Cemetery
Sightseeing of Lone Pine
Sightseeing of Chunuk Bair
Sightseeing of War Trenches
Our trip will end in Istanbul after we say goodbye to our new friends over breakfast and check-out of the hotel by 11:00am.
Arrival airport transfer on first day of the trip.
4 breakfasts, 1 dinners
From Istanbul Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen Airports (on day 1)
Special edition 106th anniversary souvenir Travel Talk ANZAC hoodie
A/C coach, Bosphorus boat trip
Services of experienced guide licenced by the Ministry of Tourism
5, 4 and 3 star hotels
What's Not Included
Other services not stated in the itinerary
Entrance fees to the sights and museums
Tipping and Gratuities
Meals not stated above
Items of a personal nature
Any flights not mentioned above
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