After your arrival to Ataturk Airport, pick up at the exit of first gate by driver. (Holding a sign with your name on it) Transfer to hotel. Free time and overnight at the hotel.
Pick up by the tour guide around 08:30-09:00 am and start Old City tour by walk. Visits to the Blue Mosque (the only mosque with 6 minarets and famous with its more than 20.000 hand-made tiles from 16th century), Byzantine Hippodrome that served as ancient race-track where the ancient chariot races where held during the Byzatine Era, Hagia Sophia ( 1500 years old basilica from Byzantine times, converted to a mosque during the Ottoman times and now open as a museum), Topkapı Palace (Sultans’ residence after conquest of Istanbul, full of exhibitions of relics, Sultans’ costumes, swards, guns, treasury, thrones) Midday, lunch break in a local restaurant. Last visit to a traditional old shopping mall; Grand Bazaar which has more than 4000 shops, 60 streets, selling jewelry, ceramics, carpets, copper, leather etc, and it is the only historical market in the world that attracts between 250.000 and 400.000 visitors a day. End of the tour, arrival to hotel and overnight in Istanbul.
Inside the Hagia Sophia Museum
Favorites’ Courtyard in the Harem of Topkapi Palace
Byzantine Hippodrome with its Monuments
Amazing Grand Bazaar
Hagia Sophia Museum
General View in Sultanahmet Square
Pick up by the tour guide around 06:30-07:00 am and depart to Gallipoli. On the way, we stop by to have small breakfast. Arrival to Gallipoli after driving 5 hours, visits to Memorials of Dardanelles, Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, ANZAC Commemorative Site, Respect to Mehmetcik Statue, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnstons Jolly (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels), Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery, The Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. Midday, lunch break in a local restaurant. End of the tour, taking ferry to Canakkale, arrival to hotel and overnight stay.
Anzac Cove, Gallipoli
Australian Memorial, Gallipoli
Lone Pine Memorial Cemetery, Gallipoli
Turkish soldier carrying a wounded australian lieutenant
After breakfast, pick up by the tour guide around 08:30-08:45 am and joining the tour of Troy Ancient City. Sightseeing of 10 ancient cities built one on another, Trojan Horse, Apollo Temple, fortified city walls, Roman Theater, Greco-Roman Senate building. Midday, lunch break in a local restaurant. At the end of the tour, drive back to Istanbul and transfer to hotel.
a street in the ancient troy
Ancient Ruins in Troy
Theatre of Pergamon
According to flight time, transfer to Ataturk Airport. You will do self check-in. End of our service.
Istanbul – Gulhane Park Hotel pr Uyan Hotel (Standard Room)
Canakkale – Grand Anzac Hotel or Comfort Anzac Hotel
Maximum tour group sizes:
Istanbul tour group size maximum 15 people
Gallipoli tour group size maximum 15-25 people
Troy tour group size maximum 15 people
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