Gallipoli Full Day Tour from Istanbul

Gallipoli Full Day Tour from Istanbul
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$104.71
Duration: 16 hours
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During the Gallipoli Campaign the aim of the soldier were after capturing the hills coming to narrows and getting the control of the castles and canon batteries. Tour starting from the narrowest point of Dardanelles, after having a quick look to get idea of the narrows drive to landing beaches.

06:00 - 06:30 Pick up from your hotel in Taksim, Beyoglu, Karakoy, Osmanbey, Sisli
06:30 - 07:00 Pick up from your hotel in Sultanahmet, Sirkeci, Beyazit, Laleli and transfer to Eceabat

At noon you’ll arrive in Eceabat and enjoy lunch.

You’ll have the full afternoon at Anzac Cove on the Gallipoli peninsula. Visit Brighton Beach, the original intended landing site for the troops. Stop at the Beach Cemetery, the most famous of all the Anzac cemeteries, where you can see the grave of Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, one of the best-known Anzac soldiers.

Ari Burnu Cemetery, one of the first cemeteries, is situated between the beach and the cliff under Plugge’s Plateau.

See the Anzac Commemorative Site at North Beach, just below the sphinx, where the dawn service is hold on Anzac Day.

Take an optional walk to Shell Green Cemetery on the Artillery Road from the shoreline to Lone Pine. The Lone Pine Australian Memorial is the main Australian cemetery in Gallipoli.

You’ll see Johnston's Jolly, where the Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels were within 30 feet of each other. The Nek, Chunuk Bair, New Zealand memorial

At around 17:30 End of the tour and depart for Istanbul.

During the Gallipoli Campaign the aim of the soldier were after capturing the hills coming to narrows and getting the control of the castles and canon batteries. Tour starting from the narrowest point of Dardanelles, after having a quick look to get idea of the narrows drive to landing beaches.