3 Day ANZAC Dawn Service, Gallipoli ANZAC Battlefields, Troy Ancient City Tour departing from Istanbul on 23 April 2016 marks the 101st anniversary of landing of Anzac troops at Gallipoli . Tour meets at the front door of Hagia Sophia Museum ( Ayasofya muzesi in Turkish ). A journey of 320 km (198 miles) which will includes a comfort and refreshment stop after approximately 2-hours. Visit Gallipoli on arrival, Troy and Dawn Service and return to Istanbul.
Tour meets at the front door of Hagia Sophia Museum (Ayasofya muzesi in Turkish) in Istanbul on 23 April 2016. On the arrival day at Gallipoli visit Gallipoli ANZAC Battlefields and across the Dardanelles by a car ferry for overnight stay at Canakkale in a 3 star hotel. On the Gallipoli tour visit Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, Ariburnu Cemetery, Lone Pine Memorial (Australian Memorial), Johnston’s Jolly, 57th Regiment Turkish Memorial, Chunuk Bair Memorial (New Zealand Memorial).On the second day the tour goes to the Troy Ancient Site and spends the night at ANZAC Dawn Service Site at The North Beach at Gallipoli Peninsula. On 25 April 2016 Tour returns to Istanbul late afternoon after the Dawn Service, Service at Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair.