Experience a full-day excursion to Gallipoli from Istanbul, traveling in comfort aboard an air-conditioned minibus to delve into the historical significance of the ANZAC campaign during the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I.
Commence your day early from Istanbul, with a brief stop en route for optional refreshments (Breakfast served at your own expense). Upon reaching the Gallipoli Peninsula, your tour will concentrate on the ANZAC sector of the renowned battlefields. Pause at 11 different points of interest, gaining insights into the pivotal moments of the Australian and New Zealand troops, including the iconic ANZAC Cove where the troops initially landed and established their base.
Visit Beach Cemetery, the final resting place for many soldiers who lost their lives during the Battle of Gallipoli. Take a moment of reflection at the Lone Pine Memorial, one of five memorials on the peninsula commemorating servicemen of the former British Empire who sacrificed their lives in the campaign but have no known grave. Explore the battlefields of The Nek and Chunuk Bair, where knowledgeable guides will vividly depict the wartime events.
Conclude your journey by returning to Istanbul in a comfortable minibus, where the tour concludes with a hotel drop-off, marking the end of the comprehensive tour services.
The primary language for group tour guidance is English or multilingual available. Tours in languages other than English are available exclusively as private tours. Please note that there might be a price variation for different languages. Kindly specify your preferred language for the tour if it's not English!
Tour fees include professional English guide service or assistant service. In half-day tours, meals are not included, but in full-day tours, a set menu or open buffet meal is generally included. Kindly refer to the tour description for a detailed breakdown of included and excluded services.
In group tours, hotel pick-up and drop-off are generally included. Rarely, some tours do not include hotel pick-up and drop-off or just drop-off. All private tours include hotel pickup and drop-off. Please read the description carefully to find out.