Welcome to Çanakkale
If you thought Çanakkale was worth visiting only as a launching point for Gallipoli's battlefields, think again. The presence of the highly regarded Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University endows this small city with a sizeable student population that loves nothing more to eat, drink and party in the atmospheric cobbled lanes around the saat kulesi (clock tower; 1897) and along the sweeping kordon (waterfront promenade)... Read More
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Dawn Service ANZAC Tour from Canakkale
The 2016 ANZAC Commemorations are a solemn, dignified and respectful occasion to mark the 101st year of the ANZAC landing at the Gallipoli peninsula. This 2 day tour is a great option for those who will already be in Canakkale prior to ANZAC Day. Tour departs from Canakkale at 9pm on April 24, 2016 and spends the night at ANZAC Commemoration site in the open air. Overnight and prior to the dawn service, it is possible that the temperature will drop below freezing with a high wind-chill factor. Rain is also possibility.Visitors should ensure that they stay hydrated and keep warm and dry. Tour concludes on April 25, 2016 after lunch in Eceabat.