Dawn at ANZAC Cove (2 Days 1 Night) – Special Tour

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Tour Type: Special Tour
Duration: 2 Days 1 Night
Language: Guided in English
Highlights: Gallipoli South (Helles) Sector, Gallipoli North (ANZAC) Sector

ou can attend DAWN at ANZAC COVE “everdayday in the 100th year”

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+)

Day 1 ( Ancient City of TROY Tour )

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 Troy Tour

On tour you will visit and hear about:

  • The Trojan Horse which was used in the movie Troy
  • The Trojan Horse (Did it really exist ?)
  • Helen of Troy (Was she the real cause of the war ?)
  • The Trojan Wars
  • Battle between Achilles an Hector
  • 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
  • Walls of Troy I (The oldest ruins of Troy)
  • The trench of Schliemann
  • The ramp of Troy II
  • The Scaean Gate
  • The Gate of Troy VI (Where possibly the tricky wooden horse was taken)
  • Sanctuary (Sacrificing Altars)
  • Roman Bath
  • Odeon (Music theatre)
  • South gate of Troy VI
  • Bouleuterion
  • Ruins of agora (Market place)

17.00 End of the tour
17.30 Check in one of our hotels

Day 2  ( Dawn attendance, Helles Sector Tour and ANZAC Sector Tour )

Depart Eceabat for ANZAC COVE
Dawn attendance at ANZAC COVE
Breakfast (Views Dardanelles)
Depart for Full Day 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:

Helles Sector Tour (Optional)

  • Fort Kilitbahir at the Narrows
  • Corporal Seyit Statue
  • Turkish Canon Batteries
  • Achi Baba Hill (The main objective of the British Forces)
  • Turkish Martyrs Memorial
  • Morto Bay (S Beach)
  • French Memorial & Cemetery
  • V Beach
  • V Beach Cemetery
  • Overlook to V Beach from Turkish Perspective
  • Cape Helles Memorial
  • Lancashire Landing Cemetery
  • Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery

Return back to Eceabat for Lunch

  • 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 Back to Istanbul
20.30 Have a stop for break
23.00 Drop off to hotels in Istanbul

This package includes:

  • All Transportation in A/C ‘NON – SMOKING’ coach
  • Professional English speaking guiding
  • 2 breakfast
  • 2 restaurant lunches
  • Full Day Gallipoli tour
  • Troy tour
  • Entrance fees
  • 1 night ACC ( BB )
  • Dinner (Choices of Meat Balls – Fish or Chicken)

This package excludes:

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

If you have a relative who died at gallipoli let us know , we can find his grave and take you there during our tour.

Helles Tour is optional as it may not be wanted by those who’d prefer to have some rest after having got up in the early morning hours for Dawn Attendance. Quotes for this package differ depending on “with” or “without” Helles Tour.

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