Troy Gallipoli Campaign Cape Helles and Anzac Sights
This tour program is one of the best option to explore Troy ancient city and all around Gallipoli peninsula included Cape Helles and Anzac sights in 2 days and 1-night itinerary. You will be picked up from your hotel in Istanbul and drive to Canakkale. At the first day, you will explore the Troy ancient city included Trojan Horse and stay at the hotel. Next day, you will have breakfast and start to the Cape Helles tour in the morning and after the lunch, you are going to visit Anzac part of the Gallipoli. At the end of the tours, drive back to Istanbul and transfer to your hotel.
2 Days Troy Ancient City – Gallipoli Cape Helles and Anzac Sights Tours
Day 1 – Istanbul to Gallipoli Tour
06.00 – 06.30 am – Pick up from hotel in Taksim, Besiktas, Sisli, and Karakoy region
06.30 – 07:00 am – Pick up from the hotel in Sultanahmet, Beyazid, Sirkeci, Laleli, and Aksaray.
07.15 am – Pick up from the hotel in Ataturk Airport region.
08.30 am – Have a stop for breakfast
11:45 am – Arrive in Eceabat and have lunch.
12.45 pm – Depart for Troy Tour. Take a ferry to Canakkale and drive to troy Ancient City.
Troy Ancient City Tour
On Troy tour you will visit and hear about:
The Trojan Horse which was used in the movie Troy
Helen of Troy
The Trojan Wars
Battle between Achilles and Hector
The Trojan Horse which is in the Ancient City
The 3200 years old city walls of Troy VI and VII
The East gate of VI (VIP entrance of Troy VI)
The Temple of Athena
Walls of Troy II and Megaron House
The ramp of Troy II
Walls of Troy I (The oldest ruins of Troy)
The trench of Schliemann
The Scaean Gate
Sanctuary (Sacrificing Altars)
Odeon (Music theater)
The Gate of Troy VI (Where possibly the tricky wooden horse was taken)
South gate of Troy VI
Ruins of Agora (Marketplace)
17.00 pm – End of the Troy ancient city tour. Transfer to hotel.
17.30 pm – Check into hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 – Gallipoli Cape Helles & Anzac Sights – Drive to Istanbul
Breakfast and check out from the hotel.
08:30 am – You will be picked up from the hotel for the full day Cape Helles and Anzac Sights of Gallipoli Campaign.
Gallipoli Cape Helles Tour
On Gallipoli Cape Helles tour, you are going to visit and hear about;
Cape Helles Memorial
Turkish Canon Batteries
Morto Bay (S Beach)
Overlook to V Beach from Turkish Perspective
V Beach Cemetery
Achi Baba Hill (The main objective of British Forces)
Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery
Lancashire Landing Cemetery
Gallipoli Epic Simulation Center
12:00 pm – We will arrive back Eceabat town and have lunch at the local restaurant.
13:00 pm – Drive to Anzac cove for Gallipoli Anzac region tour.
Gallipoli Anzac Sector Tour
On Gallipoli Anzac part of the tour, you are going to visit and hear about;
Anzac Commemorative Site
Johnston’s Jolly (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels)
Respect to Mehmetcik Statue
Lone Pine Australian Memorial
Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery
Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial
17.00 pm – Our Gallipoli tour will end and we ‘ll drive to Eceabat town.
17.30 pm – Depart from Eceabat for Istanbul.
22:00 pm – Arrival back to Istanbul and transfer back to hotels. Tour ends.
Pick up and drop off at your Hotel
Light Breakfast on the way to go to Troy
Guiding Service During the Tours as mentioned in program
Entrance Fees to the sights
Lunches at the local restaurant
Transportation by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches
1 Night Accommodation with breakfast
Parking and Road tolls
Drinks at the lunch
Exact pickup time will be given at the time of booking.
You are kindly requested to present yourself at the pickup point 15 minutes prior the pre-advised pickup time.
Comfortable shoes and a hat is recommended as shade is limited in summer time.
The order of the tour itinerary may vary in order to avoid congestion.