Dawn Service From Istanbul 5 Day Tour
This 5 day Anzac Day 2020 official tour begins and ends in Istanbul, where you will first spend 2 days exploring the best sights of this famous and historic city, before attending the Anzac Day ceremony at Anzac Cove.
This package includes:
- Ataturk airport transfer on arrival
- Professional guided tour in Istanbul
- Dawn Service, Australian and New Zealand Ceremonies
- All transportation with A/C non-smoking buses
- 4 breakfast, 1 lunch
- 3 nights accommodation in Istanbul
- Entrance fees per itinerary
- The airport transfers in Istanbul are for Ataturk Airport only. If you are flying in or out of Sabiha Gokcen Airport there will be 30 TLo per person / per transfer additional costs involved.
- Sleeping bags or blankets are not provided on Commemorative site.
Welcome to Turkey!
Today you will be collected from the airport & transferred to your accommodation for check in. You will have the day/afternoon/evening to yourself to explore the local area.
08:30 am - Pick up for Istanbul Highlights Day Tour
There is so much to experience in this magical city.
Today you will visit: Hagia Sophia Museum, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Golden Horn, Hippodrome
17:00 pm - Tour finishes.
Today you will depart for Gallipoli from Istanbul.
11:00 am - Meet the group at your accommodation
12:15 pm - Depart from Istanbul, stop half way for refreshments.
17:00 pm - Arrive Eceabat (Gallipoli region)
20:00 pm - Depart for Anzac Cove
Overnight at Anzac Cove
A lunch box is provided for today.
05:30 am - The Dawn Service begins. Afterwards, we head up to Lone Pine for the Australian Ceremony.
10:30 am - Australian National Ceremony at Lone Pine. Continue up to Chunuk Bair.
11:30 am - New Zealand National Ceremony at Chunuk Bair
Afterwards, you will return to Eceabat and then be transported back to Istanbul.
Your tour ends today in Istanbul. If you require our assistance for touring more of Turkey beyond Istanbul and Gallipoli, we are happy to help!
STANDARD: Standard style accommodation in Turkey is your where
you will find basic style guesthouses and/or hostels that have a variety of
private rooms and some dorm rooms. The rooms will be clean but basic with no
extras found within. Most standard style accommodation options would be 1-2
Type of accommodations at this range: Guesthouse, Boutique guesthouse, Hostels, 1* and 2* Hotels.
TOP END: Top End style accommodation in Turkey is where you will find 3-5 star equivalent. Here you will get a mix of larger style hotel rooms to smaller boutique places that will have clean, comfortable rooms with a little extra.
Type of accommodations at this range: Boutique Hotels, 3*, 4* and 5* Hotels.
PREMIUM: Premium Luxury accommodation in Turkey is your 5 star and similar hotels. This can include your large chain hotels and you will also find a variety of smaller locally run Luxury Boutique places that are full of charm and worth the extra dollar.
Type of accommodations at this range: Premium Boutique +4* and +5* Hotels.