1 Day Gallipoli Tour from Istanbul

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WE PERFORM ALL OF OUR TOURS EVERYDAY ROUND THE YEAR

 

We offer % 20 discount to the relatives of the fallen and veterans of the Gallipoli campaign.

We offer 10% discount for Students with student identity card.

Special 15% discount for senior citizens (65+)

We are proud with announcing the commencement in May 2015 our usage of the “Wireless Tour Guide System”. Henceforth our clients will no more be affected by distance from their guide and background noises and also the wuthering winds ever prevailing the heights of Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair. They will have maximum communication with maximum freedom that will enable them wander in the cemeteries while lending ear to their guides.

06.00 – 06.30 Pick up from hotel in Taksim, Besiktas, Beyoglu, Sisli, Ortakoy, Bebek
06.30 – 07:00 Pick up from hotel in Sultanahmet, Beyazid, Sirkeci, Laleli, Aksaray
07.15 Pick up from hotel in Ataturk Airport Area
08.30 Have a stop for breakfast
12.00 Arrive in Eceabat and have lunch on the roof of Grand Eceabat Hotel (Viewing the Dardanelles)
12.45 Depart for Gallipoli Tour

The objective of the landing forces during the Gallipoli Campaign was, after having captured the high ground of the Peninsula, approach Narrows from rear and get control of the castles and batteries on both shores of the Dardanelles.

We start our tour at the Narrows, the narrowest point of Dardanelles. After having a quick look there in order to get the essence of the Narrows, we carry on our tour to visit the landing beaches.
On tour you will visit and hear about:

  • Karahisar Division Road
  • Camburnu Fort
  • The Grave of Unknown Captain
  • Balkan Wars Memorial 
  • Agadere Martyrs Cemetery
  • The Grave of Unknownı Artillery Captain
  • Degirmen Burnu Tabyasi
  • “Stop Wayfarer” (Memorial on the hillslope behind Kilitbahir village – Dur Yolcu)
  • Fort Kilitbahir
  • Namazgah Fort
  • Hamidiye Fort
  • Mecidiye Fort
  • Mecidiye Martyrs Cemetery
  • Corporal Seyit
  • Kilya Base
  • Maltepe
  • Kabatepe
  • Brighton Beach ( actual intended landing beach )
  • Chatham’s Post
  • Bolton’s Hill
  • Clark ‘s Valley
  • Victoria Gully
  • White’s Gully
  • Beach Cemetery (the grave of John Simpson)
  • ANZAC Cove
  • Ariburnu Cemetery
  • ANZAC Commemorative Site
  • Respect to Mehmetcik Memorial
  • Lone Pine Memorial
  • Johnston’s Jolly (Turkish and ANZAC trenches and tunnels)
  • Courtne’y’s & Steele’s Post Cemetery
  • Quinn’s Post
  • Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Memorial
  • Sergeant Mehmet Turkish Memorial
  • The Nek
  • Walker’s Ridge Cemetery
  • Baby 700
  • Battleship Hill & Location of Mustafa Kemal’s Headquarters
  • Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial

17.30 End of the tour
18.00 Depart for Istanbul
20.30 Have a stop for personal needs
23.00 Drop-off at hotels in Istanbul

This package includes:

  • All Transportation in A/C ‘NON – SMOKING’ coach
  • Professional English speaking guiding
  • Breakfast en-route
  • Restaurant lunch
  • Gallipoli tour

This package excludes:

  • Drinks ( During the lunch )
  • Gratitudes for Guide & Driver

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