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Turkey & Gallipoli Dawn Service with TripADeal

12 days

Turkey & Gallipoli Dawn Service with TripADeal

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2020 will mark the 105th anniversary of the ANZACs who landed on the rocky shores of the Gallipoli Peninsula on the 25th April 1915. This special 12 day tour is an opportunity to honour their memory at the moving Anzac Cove dawn service, learn the history of the brave allied troops who continue to inspire all Australians and New Zealanders, and also experience the highlights of Turkey on tour.

Tour the solemn battlefields and memorials of the Gallipoli Peninsula, visit the Kabatepe War Museum overlooking the Aegean Sea, and learn the history and legacy of the ANZAC troops at a conference held by Australian, New Zealand and Turkish experts. Take in the highlights of Istanbul, a city which has seen numerous empires rise and fall over the millennia; journey to the ancient ruins of Troy, Ephesus and Pergamon; and relax in the terraced hot springs of beautiful Pamukkale. Package includes return international flights, accommodation, English-speaking tour guides, 15 meals and more!

Inclusions

  • See the exquisite Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace in Istanbul
  • Delight the senses with a visit to the Spice Bazaar
  • Tour the historic Gallipoli battlefields
  • Visit Lone Pine, the Gallipoli Peninsula, The Nek, Chunuk Bair and more
  • Attend the Dawn Service at Anzac Cove
  • Learn of the Anzacs at a conference held by Australia, New Zealand and Turkish experts
  • Explore Kabatepe War Museum overlooking the Aegean Sea
  • Journey to the once-lost ancient city of Troy; see a replica Trojan Horse
  • Tour the ancient Greco-Roman ruins of Pergamon
  • Visit Asklepion Zeus altar and the Red Basilica
  • Witness one of Turkey’s oldest arts, carpet weaving, in Kusadasi
  • Explore the city of Ephesus, home of the Temple of Artemis
  • Visit the beautiful terraced hot springs at Pamukkale
  • Explore the stunning ruins of ancient Hierapolis
  • Return international flights (economy class) ex AKL/&CHC/&WLG
  • 8 nights 4-5 star hotel accommodation
  • 1 night sleeping under the stars at ANZAC Cove or alternatively 1 additional night 4 star Troia Tusan Hotel (not included)
  • 15 meals
  • English-speaking tour guides
  • Airport taxes and surcharges
  • Transportation by private A/C vehicles
  • Airport to hotel transfer (day 2)

Itinerary

Day 1: New Zealand - Istanbul, Turkey

Day 2: Welcome to Istanbul

Day 3: Istanbul city tour and ANZAC Conference

Day 4: Gallipoli tour

Day 5: Troy tour and ANZAC Cove

Day 6: Anzac dawn service at commemorative site Gallipoli

Day 7: Bergama tour - Kusadasi

Day 8: Ephesus and Kusadasi

Day 9: Pamukkale and Hierapolis tour

Day 10: Pamukkale - Istanbul

Day 11: Istanbul, Turkey - New Zealand

Day 12: Arrive in New Zealand

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TERMS & CONDITIONS

This travel offer is priced for one person based on twin share. For a full list of terms and conditions, please speak to your World Travellers consultant.

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