Anzac Day Memorial Tour Plus Gallipoli, Troy, Istanbul

Anzac Day Memorial Tour Plus Gallipoli, Troy, Istanbul 1

The 6 Days Anzac Day Memorial Tour Plus Gallipoli, Troy And Istanbul, Turkey which is best way to have an informative guided tour of Istanbul, Gallipoli and Troy and join to the celebration of Anzac Day which covers the memaial dawn service.

Departure: 22nd AprilDuration:6 Days 5 NightsPrice From:599,00 EUR

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Tour Details

Anzac Day Memorial Tour Plus Gallipoli, Troy, Istanbul

Tour Itinerary

Best Anzac Day Tour Package Plus Gallipoli And Troy Tour

22 04 - Day 1 - Arrival To Istanbul.: Transfer to Hotel. Check in. Overnight in Istanbul. (Meals: No Meals)
23 04 - Day 2 - Depart To Gallipoli From Istanbul.: Gallipoli Tour. Overnight in Canakkale. (Meals: Lunch)
24 04 - Day 3 - Canakkale To Anzac Cove Via.: Troy Ancient City Tour. Overnight in Anzac Cove. (Meals: Breakfast And Lunch)
25 04 - Day 4 - Anzac Cove, Gallipoli To Istanbul Via.: Anzac Day Dawn Service & Ceremonies. Drive to Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul. (Meals: Lunch box)
26 04 - Day 4 - Istanbul.: Istanbul Old City Tour. Overnight in Istanbul. (Meals: Lunch and Breakfast)
27 04 - Day 5 - Depart from Istanbul.: Transfer to Airport. Arrival and the end of the service.. (Meals: Breakfast)

Tour Description

22 04 - Day 1 - Arrival To Istanbul.: Transfer to Hotel. Check in. Overnight in Istanbul. (Meals: No Meals)

Arrive in Istanbul. Met on arrival and transfer to hotel. Check into hotel afternoon. Rest of the day is your leisure.

Overnight in Istanbul.

23 04 - Day 2 - Depart To Gallipoli From Istanbul.: Gallipoli Tour. Overnight in Canakkale. (Meals: Lunch)

06.30 AM - 07.00 AM Departs from hotels in Sultanahmet.
09.00 AM There will be breakfast stopover on the way, and continue to Gallipoli.
12.10 PM Before Gallipoli Tour, there will be lunch break then continue to Tour.
13.00 PM Depart to Guided Gallipoli Battlefieleds and Anzac Cove Tour.

Visiting during the Gallipoli Tour : Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, ANZAC Commemorative Site, Respect to Mehmetcik Statue, Lone Pine, Australian Memorial, Johnston's Jolly (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels), Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery, The Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial.

17.00 PM At the end of the tour, drive to hotel in Canakkale.

Overnight in Canakkale.

24 04 - Day 3 - Canakkale To Anzac Cove Via.: Troy Ancient City Tour. Overnight in Anzac Cove. (Meals: Breakfast And Lunch)

07:30 - 08:00 PM Depart to Troy Ancient City.

Visiting during the troy tour Tour : The Trojan Horse which was used in the movie Troy, The Trajan Horse which The Trojan Horse (Did it really exist ?) in centre in Canakkale, The Trojan Wars, Battle between Achilles an Hector, The 3200 years old city walls of Troy VI and VII, The East gate of VI (VIP entrance of Troy VI), The Temple of Athena, Walls of Troy II and Megaron House, Walls of Troy I (The oldest ruins of Troy), The trench of Schliemann, The ramp of Troy II, The Scaean Gate, The Gate of Troy VI (Where possibly the tricky wooden horse was taken), Sanctuary (Sacrificing Altars), Roman Bath, Odeon (Music theatre), South gate of Troy VI, Bouleuterion, Ruins of agora (Market place),

11.00 AM Back to Canakkale Free afternoon.
20:00 PM Departure from Eceabat to get to the Commemorative site.

25 04 - Day 4 - Anzac Cove, Gallipoli To Istanbul Via.: Anzac Day Dawn Service, Ceremonies. Drive to Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul. (Meals: Lunch box)

05:30 Dawn Service commences as the sun breaks the skyline behind the Turkish Sphinx.
07:30 While waiting for your bus to transfer you to the next service you can eat breakfast on the grass with the group or feel free to tell your leader that you want to go exploring; take your breakfast-pack and walk the ridges and old trenches to the next service. Australian and/or New Zealand National services. Late afternoon brunch/lunch at restaurant back in town.

Late afternoon : Buses depart for Istanbul. There will be a stop halfway for you to buy your dinner. Arrival to Hotel.

Overnight in Istanbul.

26 04 - Day 5 - Istanbul.: Istanbul Old City Tour.. Overnight in Istanbul. (Meals: Breakfast and Lnuch)

08:30 Am Depart from hotel for Old city Tour.

Visiting during the Old City Tour in Istanubl : St. Sophia, Blue Mosque, Byzantine Hippodrome, Egyptian Obelisks, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace.

17:00 Pm Return to Hotel.

Overnight in Istanbul.

27 04 - Day 6 - Depart from Istanbul.: Transfer to Airport. The End of the Service. (Meals: Breakfast)

Breakfast and check out from the hotel.You will be picked up from the hotel according to your flight time.

Tour Includes

Best Anzac Day Tour Package Plus Gallipoli, Troy, Istanbul is included in the price.

- Arrival and Departure Airport transfers in Istanbul.
- 4 Nights Hotel Accommodation In Istanbul.
- Breakfast At the hotels
- Dawn service, Australian, and New Zealand service in Gallipoli Peninsula
- English Speaking ofsiders on the buses.
- Private coah to drive from Istanbul and retrun back .
- 2 Lunch box service.
- 3 Breakfast
- Guided Gallipoli Tour.
- Guided Troy Tour
- Istanbul Old City Tour.
- Museum Fees, hotel pick up and drop off.
- All needed transportation.
- Local Taxes.
- Service Charges.

Tour Excludes

Best Anzac Day Tour Package Plus Gallipoli, Troy, Istanbul is not included in the price

- Accommodation in Anzac cove (Sleeping is in a sleeping bag)
- Personal expenses.
- Dinners.
- Lunch on arrival and departure dates.
- Tips.

Tour Notes

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What to bring with you!

You should wear walking shoe, bring camera, sleeping bag.

Meals during the Anzac day

During the anzac day dawn service ceremonies, there will be availability with the package 2 lunch bux.

Participants will have time to have dinner on the 24th and, there is no brakfast service in the morning of 25th and there will be lunch bux service.

Where is Ceremony holding a place?

Anzac Day dawn service ceremony is holding a place in Anzac Cove in Gallipoli Peninsula which is located in the southern part of East Thrace, the European part of Turkey, with the Aegean Sea to the west and the Dardanelles strait to the east.

How To Go Anzac Cove From Istanbul?

Within an organized tour package of Anzac Day Dawn Service, departure will be infront of th Hagia Sophia Museum in Sultanahmet square, the departure time may change according to company you book your dawn serice that you should know it before.

Here is everything you need to know about Anzac Day

What is Anzac Day? What date will Anzac Day be celebrated in 2018? How do the Anzac Day celebrations take place? What are Anzacs?

Anzac Day is the national memorial day celebrated by Australia and New Zealand. On Anzac Day, Australians and New Zealanders who are fighting in all wars are remembered. Anzac Day is celebrated on April 25 every year.

Why is Anzac Day celebrated on April 25?

Anzac Day is celebrated every year on April 25th to commemorate members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps, who fought against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War.

In which countries is Anzac Day celebrated?

Anzac Day is celebrated in Australia, New Zealand, Cook Islands, Niue and Pitcairn Islands. Commemoration is held for Anzac Day in Çanakkale on April 25 every year. Anzac Day was an official holiday in Papue New Guinea and Samoa in previous years.

History of Anzac Day

In 1915, Australian and New Zealand soldiers, part of the Allied Forces, made an expedition tour around the Gallipoli Peninsula in order to enter the Black Sea for the forces of the Entente. The aim of the soldiers was to conquer Istanbul, which was the capital of the Ottoman Empire, which occupied the side of Germany in the war. The ANZAC forces moved to Gallipoli on 25 April but were severely defeated by the Ottoman Army led by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. The aim of the Allied Powers was to defeat the Ottoman troops and put them out of combat. For 8 months, the Entente Powers have been struggling for this purpose, but they have not succeeded. At the end of 1915, the Allied forces were forced to withdraw from Gallipoli due to heavy losses. The Entente States lost more than 56,000 troops. Of these soldiers, 8,709 were Australian and 2 thousand 721 were New Zealanders.

On April 25, the Australian and New Zealand troops set foot in Gallipoli had a huge impact in Australia and New Zealand, and April 25 was considered a memorial day for both countries to remember those who lost their lives.

With the Gallipoli War, the plans of the Entente States to conquer Istanbul fell into the water. The memory of New Zealanders who fought in Gallipoli gained an iconic importance in New Zealand. The date of April 25 is also celebrated as a kind of psychological nation independence in New Zealand.

How is it celebrated on Anzac Day in Gallipoli and Turkey?

In 2018, Anzac Day was celebrated in Çanakkale with various ceremonies. The commemoration ceremony of the 103th anniversary of the Çanakkale Land Wars was held at the Anzac Cove on the Gallipoli Peninsula.

In 1985, the government of Turkey, has been named in Gallipoli Anzacs possessed sheep removing his name as Anzac Cove.

In 1934, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, Gallipoli, Australia for the first time stepping on the Australian, New Zealand and British soldiers said the following;

"Those heroes that shed their blood And lost their lives. You are now in the soil. Therefore rest in peace. There's no difference between the Johnnies and the Mehmets. This is our country. You, the mothers, who wipe away your tears, Your sons are lying in our bosom and are in peace This land they have become our sons as well."

How to organize other Turkey tour package which is included Anzac Day Dawn Service?

Anzac Day Tour packages can be fit in Turkey package according to arrival and departure time in Turkey. You should be arranged according to departure dates or time of 2 days 1 night Anzac day tours package from Istanbul.

To be in an organized Turkey tour packages which are available to tailored to fit for your requested holiday in Turkey; you have to arrive in Istanbul atleast on 24th April in the morning that you may be able to reach the Anzac day dawn service tour which is going to start at 13:00 pm infront of the St. Sophia Museum. After you reach you continue and after Dawn service, you may continue to Ephesus, Pamukkale, Blue Cruise, Cappadocia return to Istanbul and Istanbul then complete your holiday in Turkey.

Tour Hotels

Accommodation Type: Standart Room

Hotels Options : Sokullupasa or Armada or Sultanhan or similar hotels

If you like Deluxe Room or Suites Rooms please contact us

The tour price is per person in Double Room, if you will be 1 people or 3 people

Single Suplement : + %60

Triple Suplement : - %20

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