GALLIPOLI & TROY – 2 DAYS/1 NIGHT DEPARTS FROM ISTANBUL You will experience the World War I battlefield and Ancient Troy by taking our 2 days tour. Gallipoli is the most frequently used name for the peninsula to the west of the Dardenelles Straits, and the fighting that took place there between British and French troops of the Allies against Turkish troops between April 1915 and January 1916. Most famously, it was where the soldiers of the first ANZAC - the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps - went first into action during the Great War. DAY-1: ISTANBUL-GALLIPOLI 06.30-07.00 Pick up from your Hotel in Istanbul 07:00-07.15 Depart for Gallipoli 12:00-12.30 Arrive in Eceabat.Lunch by the Dardanelles Fully Guided Gallipoli Tour After lunch,drive to Gallipoli Battlefield area to visit; Gabatepe War Museum, Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Arıburnu Cemetery, Anzac Commemoration Site, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnston’s Jolly (Trenches & Tunnels), 57th Regiment Turkish Memorial & Cemeteries, The Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. The duration of the tour is approx. 6 hours. 18.00 End off the tour,check in at 3*Hotel in Eceabat or Canakkale. DAY 2-CANAKKALE-TROY-ISTANBUL 08.45 After breakfast,drive to Ancient City of Troy,famous archeological and mythological site of Troy,home of the Trojan Horse and Helen of Troy. You will see and hear about; The Trojan Horse,Helen of Troy,The Trojan Wars, Sacrificial Altars,The 3700 years old city walls,Houses of Troy 1-3000 B.C-2500 B.C.,The Bouleterium (Senate Bulding),The Odeon,The battle between Archilles and Paris,Current excavations in progress.Remains of the various cities from Troy I through to Troy IX. The duration of the tour is approx.3 hours, 12.00 The tour returns back to Hotel After Troy tour free time will be given to the clients.Our transfer to Istanbul is about 18.00. The clients who want to go back earlier has to take the local bus and pay on their own.No refund of the transfer fee to the agency. 18.00 Departure to Istanbul 23.00 Arrive in İstanbul, drop off at Hotel FAQ - additional info (English): GALLIPOLI & TROY MOVIE SHOW ON THE BUS Includes Transportation by A/C,No smoking wehicles,visits,conducted by expert licensed guides,Entrance fees,Lunch during the tour.