3 Days Tour of Gallipoli, Troy & Ephesus (Tour starts from Istanbul and ends in Kusadasi or Izmir)
On a 3 days tour visit the popular destinations of Gallipoli, Troy and Ephesus with a professional licensed english speaking tour guide. This tour departs from Istanbul but will end in Kusadasi or Izmir.
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3 Days Gallipoli, Troy & Ephesus Tour from Istanbul
(Tour starts from Istanbul and ends in Kusadasi or Izmir)
Day 1: Drive to visit Gallipoli — Stay overnight in Canakkale
Early morning pick up from your hotel in Istanbul and departure for Gallipoli. It will take around 4.5 hours to get to the Gallipoli War Fields. There will be one-stop enroute for a short break for personal needs. Once you arrive in Ecebat, lunch will be provided. After lunch around 1:00 pm you will begin the fully guided tour of Gallipoli with visits to the 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 and the Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. After tour transfer to Canakkale or Eceabat for check in to your hotel.
- Overnight in Canakkale or Eceabat
- Included Meal(s): Lunch
Day 2: Half Day Morning Troy Tour — Bus to Kuşadası — Stay overnight in Kuşadası
After breakfast check out of the hotel in Canakkale. Around 8:30 am you will be picked up from your hotel to begin the morning tour of Troy. You will visit the ancient city of Troy famous for the legendary Trojan horse from the times of Beautiful Helen, Queen of Sparta, and Paris, the Trojan Prince. After your morning Troy tour, you will be driven back to Canakkale where you will board a public bus to Selcuk/Kusadasi at approximately 12:30 pm. You will arrive in Kusadasi around 7:00 pm and there will be 2 breaks enroute for personal needs. After arrival at the Kusadasi or Selcuk bus station, you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel in Kusadasi for check-in.
- Overnight in Kusadasi
- Included Meal(s): Breakfast
Day 3: Ephesus Tour — End of Services
Breakfast & check out the hotel in Kusadasi, around 08:30 am you will be picked up from your hotel for Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary. You will first visit the Temple of Artemis which was once one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Next you will visit the world famous ancient Greco- Roman City of Ephesus, the most well preserved example in the world. After visiting this impressive site, you will have a break for lunch. After lunch, you will visit the House of Virgin Mary, where it is believed she spent her last days. This is a holy place for both Christians and Muslims. Afterwards you will visit the Isabey Mosque. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred to the Izmir airport or to your hotel depending on your schedule. END OF OUR SERVICE and TOURS.
- Included Meal(s): Breakfast
INCLUDED in the Tour Price:
- All transfers mentioned in the itinerary.
- 1 night in Canakkale or Eceabat at a 3-star hotel including breakfast.
- 1 night in Kusadasi at a 4-star hotel including breakfast.
- Professional licensed English speaking guide during the tours.
- Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch).
- Entrance fees mentioned by the itinerary.
- Local taxes and service charges.
- Tips to staff, items of a personal nature.
- Drinks with meals (except the drinks served with breakfast).
- Any optional tours.
- Travel insurance.
- The order of the itinerary is indicative and subject to change, but all visits described will take place.
- This is a regular group tour, but if requested at cost can be provided as a private tour.
- The regular group tour has shopping stops included in the tour.
Accommodation in below Hotels (or similar hotels depending on vacancy at the time of booking):
Canakkale: Anzac Hotel OR Grand Anzac Hotel
Kusadasi: Derici Hotel OR Efe Boutique Hotel OR Marina Hotel OR Coastlight Hotel
The quoted price of this tour covers accommodations in hotels as mentioned above or in similar quality hotels.
If you wish to include a higher quality hotel, we offer two options:
Option 1: We can upgrade your hotel at an additional cost. This cost will be added to the total tour price of the standard package tour.
Option 2: You can arrange your own accommodation on the tour as per your preference. We can offer a new package tour price without including cost of hotel accommodation. If Option 2 is preferred, all services as part of the package tour will be provided except for hotel accommodation.
Please let us know the option you prefer at the time the tour request is made so that we can price the tour accordingly. If no change in hotels is needed and you wish to proceed with the hotels highlighted in our package tour at the quoted tour price then you may book the tour directly online.