6 Day Anzac Tours Alpha Overview
Day One: Arrival in Istanbul
Welcome to this lovely country! We were waiting you to arrive this country for unforgettable 2023 Anzac Day Tours! We will let you know about your accommodation information before your arrival flight. So once you checked into your hotel in Istanbul you will have time rest or explore around the Istanbul. And also your tour guide will be in contact with you in your hotel. If you have any question don’t hesitate to ask him/her they will help you to answer all of them.
Day Two: Istanbul City Tour
After flight tiredness you will have relaxing sleep in your room and you say goodmorning to beautiful Istanbul morning. Today you will have amazing Istanbul tour. It will cover all day long. You will have chance to explore Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque,Hippodrome, German Fountain of Wilhelm II, Serpentine Column, Obellisk of Theodosius. After visiting this area you may want to explore Istanbul or you can attend our optional Bosphorus Cruise and Gala Evening.
Day Three: Istanbul to Gallipoli – Guided Tour of Gallipoli
Today we start to day early in the morning with breakfast then we will on the way for WWI Battlefield of Gallipoli. Also on the road there will be little break for lunch. While you are on the way your tour guide will explain about this areas’ importation and also he will show you some movies and documentaries about it. Afternoon you will visit many places like Kabatepe War Museum, Anzac Cove, Hell Spit Cemetery, Lone Pine, the Nek and the Chunuk Bair War Memorial. We choose this areas because best time to explore is before the Anzac Commomeration Day because it will be less crowded.
Meals Included: Breakfast & Dinner
Day Four: Rural Village Visit and Prepare for Anzac Day
Today you will amazed by rural face of Turkey. You will feel the pure nature and healthy weather when you wake up. You don’t need to wake up early so enjoy your healthy and happy morning. After breakfast we will leave for Tahtakuslar. This village has a different type of museum. Its only one in Turkey and about nomads and also Unesco awarded it. This museus has many thing to say you about nomads lifestyle, handcrafts, flora and fauna of Turkey etc. More than thousands years ago Turkish people were nomadic but after years of nomadic movements they are settled in this land. But small percentenge of them still keeping their nomadic tradition and they lives on the top of mountains. They are called as “göçebe” and “yörük”. And also more than 30.000 nomadic villages and tribes are still exist in Turkey. Be sure you rest enough for Anzac commomeration day because it will be so tiredful. Before departing to Gallipoli for Anzac Day you will have a chance to have dinner. Departing to Gallipoli will be late afternoon because every attend want to get a good spot with view. We should remind you we will stay at the Anzac cove area therefore bring your sleeping bag, warm clothes(Night time will be cold) even ready for wet weather.
Overnight: Anzac Cove
Day Five: ANZAC Day (Gallipoli to Istanbul)
When first light of sunrise starts to rises you will start your Anzac Day tours with Dawn Service. You will feel what your thousands of elders 107 years ago. When Dawn Service done you will move to visit various sites for different commemoration moments. Our first destination will be Lone Pine for Australian Service then Chunuk Bair for New Zealand service. End of the Commemoration services your proffesional tour guide will collect you to move Eceabat. When you arrive to Eceabat there will be little rest time for you. As we mentioned in first day chapter if you want you can continue your journey from Eceabat with ferry to Canakkale. Or you can continue with your proffesional tour guide to meeting point where we start to our tour. If you choose to return meeting point you will arrive there at the evening.
Day Six: The end of the tour
Today is the day where our short but so meaningful journey’s end. You will leave this country with great memories and new friends. If you want transfer service to airport let us know earlier as soon as possible.