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Full Day Tour to Gallipoli from Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey
Excellent

Duration

11 hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

28 people

Languages

ENG

Overview

See the landing beaches, World War I memorials and cemeteries of the Anzac Campaign on a full-day tour of Gallipoli from Istanbul.

Enjoy breakfast and lunch as you cross the Dardanelles en route, go to Johnston’s Jolly, and much more.

Travel back to the days of World War I as you explore the war memorials, battlefields, and landing sites of the Anzac Campaign in Gallipoli.

Following a pick-up from your hotel in Istanbul, transfer by air-conditioned vehicle across the Dardanelles. Stop for lunch on the roof of the Grand Eceabat Hotel in Eceabat.
Then, continue to Anzac Cove for the start of your afternoon tour of the Gallipoli Peninsula.

Learn the story of the fateful campaign as you visit all the most important sites, such as Brighton Beach, the 1st intended landing site for troops of the New Zealand and Australian armies. Go to Beach Cemetery, the most famous of all the Anzac cemeteries, and see the grave of Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, one of the best-known of the Anzac soldiers.

Look at the Anzac Commemorative Site at North Beach, below the sphinx where the dawn service is held on Anzac Day.
Take an optional walk to Shell Green Cemetery on the Artillery Road from the shoreline to Lone Pine, site of the main Australian cemetery in Gallipoli.

Go to Johnston’s Jolly to see where the Turkish and Allied trenches were within 30 feet of each other.
Stop at Chunuk Bair to see where the New Zealand troops put up an epic stand on 8 August 1915. At approximately 18:00, depart the Gallipoli Peninsula for the return transfer to Istanbul,
stopping for dinner along the way.

On tour you will visit:
Kabatepe War Museum
Beach Cemetery (John Simpson’s Grave)
ANZAC Cove
Ari Burnu (First ANZAC landing place)
Lone Pine Cemetery (Australian memorial)
Johnston’s Jolly (Walk in the ANZAC trenches)
View Shrapnel Valley
Turkish Memorial
The Nek & Walker’s Ridge
Chunuk Bair (Main New Zealand memorial)
Please tell us before tour if you would like us to research or locate an ANZAC grave. There are no registers out on the peninsula.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • See the landing beaches and war memorials of Gallipoli
  • Visit the Lone Pine Australian War Memorial
  • Stop for lunch on the roof of the Grand Eceabat Hotel
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Dardanelles
  • Take an optional walk along the Artillery Road
  • Go to the grave of the legendary Gallipoli soldier Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick

Itinerary

Included/Excluded

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off services from centrally located hotels
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Museum entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Fully guided tour with the services of an experienced and licensed English speaking guide
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Drinks
  • Any extra services

Tour's Location

Istanbul, Turkey

Reviews

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Antonio

17/06/2022
Very impressive! Everything was well organized. We learned a lot of history about the Gallipoli.

Gohan Zen

11/05/2022
Overall the tour was enjoyable and informative

Jack Freitas

06/05/2022
It's a high-quality experience that's well worth the expense. The guides were interesting engaging and really knowledgeable.

Danny Sullivan

29/04/2022
The lunch we had was also really delicious so all in all it was a very enjoyable adventure

Evie Hallas

05/04/2022
Such an amazing tour! Our guide was very helpful and knowledgeable about Gallipoli The included lunch was delicious.

Kaizer Quiray

25/03/2022
We had a great time on this tour. The tour guide provided an informative and highly professional experience.

Cora Jamisola

19/12/2021

Absolutely incredible

Absolutely incredible tour is full of history and rich culture. The tour guide did an excellent job of explaining and giving us tips about each area.

Mabel Anim

03/11/2021

Awesome

Awesome, this is definitely a nice place.

Roxy Mena

29/10/2021
Such great services and hospitality were provided.

Priscilla Catania

11/10/2021
A place with high spiritual values, I strongly recommended it.

Serena Salvato

15/09/2021

Overall excellent

Overall excellent. Beautiful sights, a lot of historic places, great attention, and a very knowledgeable guide made this trip a time to remember!

Judith Cardona

22/08/2021

Great

Great Gallipoli experience nice guide. they organize very well.

Ethan Ezekiel

02/08/2021
Such a moving experience . it was amazing that we were the only people there which made it even more incredible. Thank you guys
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