Anzac Day Service in Gallipoli 2015 – Option 3

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Anzac Day Service in Gallipoli 2015 – Option 3

Day 1 ( 21/04/2015 ) (L.D.)

08:30 Pick up for ISTANBUL BYZANTIAN & OTTOMAN RELICS TOUR

Tour of “Sultan Ahmet Center”, the heart of the “Old City” from where the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires were ruled.
Hagia (St.) Sophia, one of the greatest marvels of architecture, constructed as a basilica in the 6th century by Emperor Justinian.
Blue Mosque, facing Hagia Sophia, famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique with 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet.
Hippodrome, center of sportive (chariot races, athletics) events and political activities of the old city. Obelisk of Theodosius, Serpentine Column, German Fountain of Wilhelm II are the monuments decorating Hippodrome.
Grand Covered Bazaar, Most attractive shopping center and biggest “souk” in the world with nearly 4000 shops selling antiques, jewellery, gold, carpets, leatherware and souvenirs.

Lunch

Topkapi Palace, Imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans exhibiting Chinese porcelain, weapons, calligraphy section etc…
Suleymaniye Mosque, masterpiece of Sinan, the chief architect of the Ottoman Empire, built in the name of Suleyman The Magnificent during the 16th. century, considered as the best amongst the imperial mosques.

18:30 Depart for Gallipoli Peninsula

20:00 Dinner on the way

23:00 Arive to Gallipoli Peninsula

Drop off to your accomadations

Day 2 ( 22/04/2015 ) (B.L.D.)

08:30 Pick up for Cape Helles Sector Tour

On tour you will visit:

  • Achi Baba Hill (The main objective of British Forces)
  • Turkish Memorial
  • Morto Bay (S Beach)
  • French Cemetery
  • V Beach
  • V Beach Cemerey
  • Overlook to V Beach from Turkish Perspective
  • Cape Helles Memorial
  • Lancashire Landing Cemetery
  • Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery
  • Alcitepe Village
  • Gallipoli Epic Simulation Center

12:30 Lunch by the Dardanelles

13:00 Depart for Anzac Tour

On tour you will visit:

  • Kilitbahir Fortress
  • Turkish Canon Batteries
  • Brighton Beach
  • Beach Cemetery ( the grave of John Simpson )
  • ANZAC Cove
  • Ariburnu Cemetery
  • ANZAC Commemorative Site
  • Mehmetcik Memorial Statue
  • Lone Pine Australian Memorial
  • Johnston’s Jolly (Turkish and ANZAC trenches and tunnels)
  • Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery
  • The Nek
  • Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial

Day 3 ( 23/04/2015 ) (B.L.D.)

08:00 Depart for Suvla Bay Sector

On tour you will visit:

  • Bigalı Ataturk house
  • Buyuk Anafarta villige
  • Suvla museum
  • Chocolate hill
  • Green Hill Cemetery
  • Hill 10 Cemetery
  • Azmak Cemetery
  • Suvla Bay
  • Kirectepe Turkish Gendarme Cemetery
  • Scimitar Hill

12:00 Lunch by Dardanelles

12:30 Depart for Kabatepe

13:00 Boat trip starts

On tour you will visit by the sea :

  • Anzac Cove
  • Fishermans Hut
  • Suvla Bay (A-B-C beaches)
  • Lala Baba Hill
  • Hill 10

17:30 Back to town

20:00 Turkish night entertainment with open buffet tradational Turkish food

24:00 Entertainment ends

Day 4 ( 24/04/2015 ) (B.BBQ.)

09:00 Depart for Tour of Trojan Ancient City

13:00 BBQ Party till the Gates are open for the services

Enter the Service Site

Day 5 ( 25/04/2015 ) (B.L.D)

05:00 Anzac Cove Ceremony

10:30 Lone Pine Australian Service

11:30 Chunuk Bair New Zealand Service

We return back to town after Services.

Lunch by the Dardanelles

Depart for İstanbul or Kuşadası / Selçuk

Dinner on the way

Drop off to same place in İstanbul

Drop off to your Hotels in Kuşadası or Selçuk

This Package Includes:

  • All transfers
  • All entrance fees
  • Pro. English speaking guide
  • Breakfast pack for the service
  • 4 Breakfasts
  • 1 BBQ
  • 4 Lunches
  • 4 Dinners
  • Turkish Night Show

This Package Excludes:

  • Drinks at meals
  • Tips
  • Accommodation ( Please contact us for accomadation options )

Notes: Wear comfortable clothes. Bring warm clothes. There will be blankets for sale in the area. Bring sleeping bags (if you have it) Please advise if any spcecial needs that you require.

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