TWO DAY TOUR FROM ISTANBUL TO SELCUK/KUSADASI

ONE WAY
(ALSO DONE IN REVERSE)

GALLIPOLI AND TROY TOUR - FROM ISTANBUL TO KUSADASI/ SELCUK - DAILY DEPARTURE FROM ISTANBUL (2 DAYS)
ISTANBUL – GALLIPOLI – TROY – SELCUK/KUSADASI (ONE WAY) (TOUR CODE GE02)

DAY 1: ISTANBUL - GALLIPOLI - CANAKKALE
Pick up at 6:00 from Taksim area hotels or 6:30 - 7:00 from Sultanahmet area hotels. Departure for Gallipoli. The journey takes approximately 5.5 hours but we will stop at around 9:00 for breakfast in a local restaurant. Continue to Eceabat and lunch by the Dardanelles Straight. 13:00 we drive to Gallipoli and visit: Brighton Beach, the intended landing place, Beach Cemetery on the southern tip of Anzac Cove, the landing place of the first wave of Australian and New Zealand troops and home to up to 30,000 troops during the campaign, Ariburnu Cemetery, Anzac Commemoration Site, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, site of the successful attack and capture of Turkish trenches by the Australians during the August offensive, Johnston’s Jolly where you will visit the original Allied and Turkish trenches and tunnels, 57th Regiment Turkish Memorial, The Nek and the Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. We will begin our return to Istanbul at approximately 18.00 and arrive around 23.00 in Istanbul and drop off at hotels. B.L. *Tour is done with an English speaking travel officer on transfers from/to Istanbul and a local guide at Gallipoli.

DAY 2: CANAKKALE – TROY – KUSADASI/SELCUK
7.45 Depart from Canakkale to Troy to visit the legendary site with its nine levels of civilization. Troy is the city of Helen and was famous in Homer’s Iliad. You will see the reproduction of the Trojan Horse and learn about the Trojan Wars as well as seeing the Sacrificial Altars, ancient city walls and houses of Troy which are thousands of years old, the Bouleterium, Odeon and current excavations. After the tour transfer to the bus station and regular long distance bus (departs 12:30). Arrival in Kusadasi/Selcuk around 19:30. B. *Tour is done with a local guide in Troy and long distance bus with no assistant – **no transfer included to your hotel in Kusadasi or Selcuk – It is also possible to go by bus from Selcuk or Kusadasi and see Troy and Gallipoli then continue to Istanbul

 PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE/TRIPLE ROOM  SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
 MODERATE   175 EUROS 20 EUROS
 FIRST CLASS 190 EUROS 25 EUROS
 SUPERIOR  210 EUROS   35 EUROS 


TOUR PROGRAMS ARE NOT AVAILABLE DURING ANZAC PERIOD – INQUIRE FOR SPECIAL PROGRAM

TOURS INCLUDE: PICK UP AND DROP OFF AT HOTELS IN CENTRAL LOCATIONS IN ISTANBUL ONLY, 1 NIGHT ACCOMMODATION, TRANSPORTATION AND TRANSFERS, ALL ENTRY FEES AND MEALS AS MENTIONED: B=BREAKFAST, L=LUNCH.

SERVICES OF A PROFESSIONAL ENGLISH SPEAKING GUIDE OR GUIDES ON TOURS (NO GUIDE ON TRANSFERS FROM/TO ISTANBUL)

NOT INCLUDED: DRINKS/TIPS OR ANYTHING NOT SPECIFICALLY MENTIONED

Featured Hotels
 CANAKKALE
 MODERATE  Anzac Hotel
 Comfort Anzac Hotel
 Grand Anzac Hotel
 Helen Hotel
 Helen Park Hotel
 Kervansaray Hotel
 (BB)
 FIRST CLASS   Akol Hotel
 Artur Hotel
 Limani Hotel
 Parion Hotel
 Truva Hotel
 (BB)
 SUPERIOR  Kolin Hotel
 (HB)