7 days Anzac Day Turkey tour package covers Dawn Service in Gallipoli peninsula and continue to visit Ephesus Ancient City, white terraces in Pamukkale, Hierapolis Ancient City and Cappadocia towns. You will depart from Istanbul and at the end of the tour, fly back to Istanbul.

24th April – Istanbul – Gallipoli
Meal : No Meal
11:30 – 12:00 Met at the meeting point in Istanbul. Depart for Eceabat from Istanbul.
Please note that this departure time may change.
There will be a rest stop half way where you can buy nibblies for the night ahead.
18:00 Enter the town of Eceabat where we will stop for the rest untill our drive to the service site (Anzac Cove).
19:00 Join the convoy of buses for departure to the Dawn Service site where we will grab a space in the large crowd and wait, listening to the pre dawn program.
(NO MEALS INCLUDED THIS DAY)
Note: Please note that departure time may change on 24th April

25th April – Dawn Service – Selcuk / Kusadasi (Ephesus)
Meal : Breakfast box – Lunch box
05:00 Anzac Cove Ceremony
After the service you will depart for the Australian ceremony at Lone Pine, because no bus transportation allowed you are going to walk up the Artillery Road over Shell Green which last around 1 hour.

10:30 Lone Pine Australian Servicedawn service
11:30 Chunuk Bair New Zealand Service
New Zealanders continue on their walk from Lone Pine to the Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. You’ll follow the main road to the Chunuk Bair, this walk will last around 1 hour.
On the way you will have a chance to see Johnston’s Jolly where are remains of Turkish and Anzac trenches, Steele’s and Courntney’s Post cemetery, Quinns Post Cemetery & 57th Regiment Turkish Memorial.

We return back to town after Services. Depart from Eceabat to Ephesus. Arrival to Ephesus and check into hotel. Overnight in hotel in Ephesus.

26th April – Ephesus Tour
Meal : Breakfast – Lunch
Morning depart from hotel for Ephesus tour. Ephesus is the largest and best-preserved ancient city in Turkey. Visiting Mary’s house, the location of which is believed to be the house of the Virgn Mary from biblical scripture. Visiting Isabey mosque and Ephesus museum. At the end of the Ephesus tour transfer back to hotel. Overnight in Ephesus.

27th April – Pamukkale Tour – Cappadocia
Meal : Breakfast – Lunch
Early morning drive to Pamukkale where we’ll head off for a guided tour of the ruins of the Heiropolis and visit the travertines, a natural wonder of spectacular white rock terraces with scatterings of rock pools.
At the end of the Pamukkale tour,  overnight bus for Cappadocia. Duration takes 10 hours.

28th April – Cappadocia
Meal : No Meal
Morning arrival to Cappadocia. Check into hotel. Rest of the day. You can rest and explore the hotel town. As you know that there are many sights to see in Cappadocia and we will explore the other towns togerher with our local guides on next days.

29th April – Cappadocia Tour I
Meal : Breakfast – Lunch
Breakfast at the hotel. Fully guided tour of Cappadocia, visiting Pigeon valley, Uchisar citadel (Rock castle), Goreme valley, Pasabagi fairy chimneys, Goreme open air museum, Avanos pottery center and Urgup. Overnight in Cappadocia.

30th April – Cappadocia Tour II  –  Istanbul
Meal : Breakfast – Lunch
Breakfast and check out then fully guided day tour of the region, visiting the Underground city, Red Valley (Kizilcukur), Pigeon Valley, Esentepe, Cavusin Village, Hospital Monastry.
At the end of the tour, transfer to Cappadocia airport and flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival to Istanbul. Tour ends.

  • All transportation with A/C non-smoking buses
  • ANZAC Day Services (Dawn service, Australian, and New Zealand service)
  • Breakfast and Lunch box on Dawn Service Day
  • Bus tranportations (Gallipoli – Selcuk, Pamukkale – Cappadocia)
  • 2 nights hotel in Selcuk/Kusadasi with breakfast
  • 2 night hotel in Cappadocia with breakfast
  • 1 Full Day Ephesus Tour with lunch
  • 1 Full Day Pamukkale Tour with lunch
  • 2 Full Day Cappadocia Tours with lunch
  • All Museum fees as mentioned in programme
  • Flight ticket to Istanbul
  • Flight ticket to Istanbu
  • Local taxes
  • Entrance to Thermal pool in Pamukkale
  • Personal Expens
  • Dinners and lunch on the free days
  • Meals on 24 April
  • Optional hot air balloon tour in Cappadocia

– Please note that the meeting time can be change on 24 April due to the government announcement about entry time to Anzac Cove where the ceremonies start.

+ Tour Includes
  • All transportation with A/C non-smoking buses
  • ANZAC Day Services (Dawn service, Australian, and New Zealand service)
  • Breakfast and Lunch box on Dawn Service Day
  • Bus tranportations (Gallipoli – Selcuk, Pamukkale – Cappadocia)
  • 2 nights hotel in Selcuk/Kusadasi with breakfast
  • 2 night hotel in Cappadocia with breakfast
  • 1 Full Day Ephesus Tour with lunch
  • 1 Full Day Pamukkale Tour with lunch
  • 2 Full Day Cappadocia Tours with lunch
  • All Museum fees as mentioned in programme
  • Flight ticket to Istanbul
  • Flight ticket to Istanbu
  • Local taxes
+ Tour Excludes
  • Entrance to Thermal pool in Pamukkale
  • Personal Expens
  • Dinners and lunch on the free days
  • Meals on 24 April
  • Optional hot air balloon tour in Cappadocia
+ Important Notes

– Please note that the meeting time can be change on 24 April due to the government announcement about entry time to Anzac Cove where the ceremonies start.

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