Gallipoli Day Tour
Depart from Istanbul on an early morning transfer to Gallipoli. (Pick up from your hotel between 6 – 7 am)
Upon arrival you will visit the sights of the Gallipoli Battlefield, including Lone Pine, The Nek and Chunk Bair.
Subject of a 1981 film starring a young Mel Gibson, Gallipoli was the setting of the first major World War 1 battle undertaken by Australian and New Zealand troops. Both nations suffered terrible casualties and the battle marked a significant victory for the Turkish campaign against the Allies.
Commemorated every year in April on Anzac Day, you can visit Anzac Cove where the Allied troops first landed, see the marble and bronze memorial monuments, and visit the poignant war cemeteries.
After tour we will transfer you back to Istanbul. (Arrive your hotel at approx. 10 pm)