2 Days Gallipoli and Troy Tour from Istanbul
If you are planning for a short trip to see
Gallipoli and Troy
during your stay in Turkey our Short Break trip is a great opportunity for you. Trips depart from Istanbul and including 1-night accommodation in Canakkale or Eceabat.
Select total number of rooms required and travel date below for pricing:
Day 1: Journey to Gallipoli and Çanakkale
06:00 AM – Pick up from hostel or hotel from the Taksim area
06:30 AM – Pick up from hostel or hotel from the Sultanahmet area
12:20 PM – Arrive in Eceabat
12:20 PM – Lunch
12:20 PM – Depart on a fully guided Gallipoli Tour
On the first day you will travel to Gallipoli and will visit the following:
- Brighton Beach
- Beach Cemetery
- ANZAC Cove
- Ariburnu Cemetery
- ANZAC Commemorative Site
- Respect to Mehmetcik Statue
- Lone Pine Australian Memorial
- Johnston’s Jolly, (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels)
- Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery
- The Nek
- Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial
After the tour transfer to Canakkale for check into your hotel.
- Overnight in Canakkale
- Included Meal(s): Lunch
Day 2: Troy Tour — Depart by Bus to Istanbul
After breakfast at the hotel around 08:30, you will be picked up and met by your tour guide to begin your half-day tour of Troy.
On the second day you will travel to Troy and will visit the following:
- The Trojan Horse
- Sacrificial Altars
- The 3700-year-old city walls
- Houses of Troy I, 3000 B.C. – 2500 B.C.
- The Bouleuterion (Senate Building)
- The Odeon (Concert Hall)
- Current excavations in progress
- Remains of the various cities from Troy I through to Troy IX
The tour will be a maximum of 2 hours. Around 11:45 am we will drop you off to Canakkale city center for free time. The tour guide will let you know the exact meeting time and departure place to meet in Eceabat for drive back to Istanbul. Depart for Istanbul at approximately 6:00 pm and arrive in Istanbul at about 11:00 pm and transfer to hotels. End of tour.
- Included Meal(s): Breakfast
INCLUDED in the Tour Price:
- Hotel pickup and drop off (on the European side of Istanbul only) & Istanbul cruise port.
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- 1 night in Canakkale or Eceabat at a 3-star hotel including breakfast
- Professional licensed English speaking guide during the tours
- Entrance fees mentioned by the itinerary
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary: (B) breakfast, (L) lunch
- Services charges and local taxes
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified