We depart from Istanbul early in the morning and drive to Gallipoli via Tekirdag city. We will have guided Gallipoli Anzac tour and stay at the hotel in Canakkale. Next day, we drive to Helen of Troy Ancient City and discover the Troy. Continue to Pergamon Ancient City. Visit the Acropolis Pergamon than continue to drive to Selcuk & Kusadasi.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Istanbul and you will have 2 full days guided Gallipoli, Troy and Pergamon tour than continuing to Ephesus, Selcuk, and Kusadasi.
Day 1: Gallipoli Tour – Overnight In Canakkale
Istanbul to Gallipoli Tour
06:30 am – Pick up from your hotel in Istanbul and depart for Gallipoli area. We stop for breakfast (not included) and after breakfast continues to Eceabat.
11:45 Arrival to Eceabat and have lunch. Eceabat, one of most emotionally and touching places in Canakkale, the Wolrd War I Battlefields of Gallipoli. After the lunch, we start to the guided Gallipoli Tour.
We will visit the Anzac Cove, Johnston’s Jolly, Lone Pine, Australian Memorial, the Nek, New Zealand Memorial, Chunuk Bair, and Turkish Memorial.
17:30 pm – Gallipoli Tour ends and we take a ferry across the Dardanelles.
18:00 pm – Check into your hotel and Overnight in Canakkale.
Day 2: Troy & Pergamon Tour – Selcuk & Kusadasi
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Breakfast & Check out from the hotel, you will be collected right from your hotel then drive to Troy Ancient City.
08.30 am Pick up from hotel to meeting point of the tour group.
08.45 am Depart for Troy Tour
09:15 am Arrival in Troy Ancient city.
The places will be visited as follow.
The Trojan Horse which was used in the movie Troy, The Trojan Horse (Did it really exist ?), Helen of Troy (Was she the real cause of the war ?), The Trojan Wars, Battle between Achilles an Hector, The East gate of VI (VIP entrance of Troy VI), The 3200 years old city walls of Troy VI and VII, The Temple of Athena, Walls of Troy II and Megaron House, Walls of Troy I (The oldest ruins of Troy), The trench of Schliemann, The ramp of Troy II, Bouleuterion, The Scaean Gate, The Gate of Troy VI (Where possibly the tricky wooden horse was taken), Sanctuary (Sacrificing Altars), Roman Bath, Odeon (Music theater), South gate of Troy VI, Ruins of the agora.
11.30 am – End of the tour and Depart for Pergamon Ancient City.
14.30 pm – Lunch in Pergamon and After lunch continue to Ancient City to visit.
The places will be visited as follow. Gymnasium, Temple of Athena, Library of Pergamon, Temple of Trajan, Antique Theater, Altar of Zeus, Agora, Red Basilica, Acropolis.
18.30 pm End of the tour and depart for Selcuk.
21.00 pm Arrive in Selcuk.
21.30 pm Arrive in Kusadasi.
Arrival at the hotels in Selcuk or Kusadasi will be the end of the Gallipoli – Troy & Pergamon tours from Istanbul.
Please note that if you have time to travel in Turkey, we can add Ephesus, Pamukkale in this Gallipoli – Troy & Pergamon tours from Istanbul program.