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!
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
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.