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Anzac Day The Digger

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Tour Overview

5 day Premium quality tour from $789

Turkey

Visiting - Istanbul, Gallipoli, Cape Helles

Activities - ANZAC Day, Culture, History, Archaeology

Tour Highlights

  • BBQ Dinner
  • Gallipoli - ANZAC Day - Dawn Service and ANZAC Memorial Services
  • Istanbul - Old City - UNESCO Heritage site
  • Istanbul - Blue Mosque
  • Istanbul - St. Sophia Museum
  • Istanbul - Topkapi Palace
  • Istanbul - Hippodrome
Inside the Blue Mosque - Istanbul - Escorted Tour

Welcome to Istanbul

Day 1
Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Welcome to Istanbul, where you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, meet your guide and the rest of your group.

Gallipoli

Day 2
Wednesday 24 April, 2019
breakfast & dinner

Today we head to Eceabat, near the Gallipoli battlefields, where we will have a BBQ dinner. The remainder of the evening is free until we head to the Dawn Service site as soon as it is opened to the public. Here we will spend the night in nervous anticipation of the Dawn Service at 5:30 a.m.

Dawn Service at Gallipoli - ANZAC Day - Escorted Tour

Anzac Day at Gallipoli

Day 3
Thursday 25 April, 2019

Awake before sun rise for the ANZAC Day Dawn Service. We become aware of the almost deafening silence as the moving service to commemorate our fallen forefathers on this special day begins. You will then have the chance to attend the Australian or New Zealand Memorial service before a late afternoon drive back to Istanbul.

Istanbul Old City

Day 4
Friday 26 April, 2019
breakfast

After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting the Blue Mosque, St. Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace, the Hippodrome and the Grand Bazaar. Tonight don't miss the optional Turkish Folklore evening.

Istanbul

Day 5
Saturday 27 April, 2019
breakfast

Our tour concludes after breakfast and we bid farewell to our new friends.

What's included

  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • Tips - driver and guide
  • Entrance fees
  • BBQ Dinner
  • Meals as shown in the itinerary

Extras

  • Tips except driver and guide
  • Suggested optional activities
  • Compulsory Travel_Insurance.asp

Please Note

  • Attendance passes will be required for the ANZAC Day services at Gallipoli in 2019.For more information please visit the Australian Department of Veteran Affairs website here..http://www.dva.gov.au/commemorations-memorials-and-war-graves/commemorations-and-anniversaries
  • For information on how ANZAC day is run visit our 'ANZAC_Day_Information.asp' page.
  • Single travellers are obliged to pay Single Supplement and will have the hotel room to themselves.

Overnight Accommodation

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