Uncover Ancient Wonders: Book Your 2 Days Gallipoli and Troy Boat Tour from Istanbul Now!
Embark on a captivating voyage to the past! Explore Gallipoli's historic battlegrounds and set sail to Troy's legendary shores. Secure your seat for an adventure of a lifetime.
Journey Through History: 2 Days Gallipoli and Troy Boat Tour from Istanbul
Are you ready to embark on an immersive voyage through time and legends? Our 2 Days Gallipoli and Troy Boat Tour is your gateway to an unforgettable adventure. Step back in time, retrace the steps of ancient heroes, and pay your respects at historic sites that echo with tales of valor. This tour offers a unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty that will leave you with cherished memories and a deeper appreciation of these remarkable destinations.
Day 1: Journey to Gallipoli - A Historical Exploration
Your adventure begins as you're picked up from your hotel or hostel door in the Taksim or Sultanahmet area between 06:00 AM - 07:00 AM. A comfortable non-smoking, A/C minibus awaits to transport you to Eceabat. Upon arrival in Eceabat around 12:20 PM, you'll be treated to a delicious lunch to energize you for the day ahead.
At 13:00 PM, embark on a fully guided Gallipoli tour, a historical exploration that takes you through significant sites. Witness the poignant landscapes of Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, ANZAC Commemorative Site, Respect to Mehmetcik Statue, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnston's Jolly, Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels, Turkish 57th Infantry Regiment Cemetery, The Nek, and Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial.
After a day filled with historical insights and reflection, return to Eceabat by 18:00 PM and check into your hotel, where you can unwind and prepare for the next day's adventure.
Day 2: Troy Tales and Sea Adventure
Rise early and depart at 07:45 AM for a fully guided Troy Tour, delving into the legendary city of Troy. Explore historical landmarks such as The Trojan Horse, Sacrificial Altars, the 3700-year-old city walls, Houses of Troy I, The Bouleuterion, The Odeon, and various other intriguing sites.
Following the tour, enjoy a delightful lunch at Crowded House Secret Garden Restaurant around 12:30 PM. Next, visit the Kabatepe Simulation Center, where you'll experience a 3D recreation of historical events related to the campaign.
One of the highlights of the day is the boat trip to ANZAC landing beaches, departing at 14:45 PM. Witness historical sites from the sea, just as the soldiers did in 1915. You'll also have the unique opportunity to snorkel over the wreck of the Milo, a steamer deliberately sunk in 1915.
As the day concludes, return to Istanbul at 18:00 PM, and by approximately 23:00 PM, you'll be back at your hotel, brimming with unforgettable memories of this historical and maritime adventure.
- Transportation in A/C 'NO-SMOKING' vehicles
- Fully Guided Gallipoli and Troy Tours
- Entrance fees and meals as specified
- Snorkeling gear provided
- One-night accommodation (bed and breakfast)
- Personal expenses
- Drinks during meals
Pick-up and Drop-off Details
- Convenient Pick-up: From your hotel or hostel in Istanbul.
Immersive Experience: Unveiling History in a 2 Days Gallipoli and Troy Boat Tour from Istanbul
In this captivating 2 days adventure to Gallipoli and Troy, history comes alive, weaving tales of valor and ancient myths. Participants are immersed in the stories of heroism and sacrifice, leaving them with profound experiences to cherish.
As the journey unfolds, visitors stand on the very beaches where the ANZAC forces once landed during World War I. The aura of bravery at Brighton Beach, the solemnity at Beach Cemetery, and the historic resonance of ANZAC Cove transport visitors to a different time. Each memorial, including the Lone Pine Australian Memorial and Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial, tells a unique story of courage and honors the fallen.
Stepping into Troy, an ancient city wrapped in legend and archaeology, travelers uncover a world that existed over 3000 years ago. Walking amidst the remnants of the Trojan Horse and the city walls, one can almost hear the echoes of ancient battles and daily life. The Troy experience is a blend of history and mythology, leaving visitors enchanted by the layers of time.
However, what truly sets this tour apart is the sea adventure. Snorkeling over the wreck of the Milo, a steamer intentionally sunk in 1915, is a surreal experience. Viewing the historical sites from the sea, just as soldiers did a century ago, adds a new dimension to understanding the past. The sea adventure, accompanied by a boat trip, elevates the journey, offering a unique perspective of Gallipoli's coastline.
Participants often describe this tour as an expedition through time and emotion, where the pages of history come alive, leaving them with a profound connection to the past. It's an opportunity to honor the sacrifices made while enjoying the beauty of the Aegean Sea, making it an adventure worth every moment.
Join us on this unforgettable journey, where history and the sea tell stories that resonate through time. Book your adventure now and be a part of this immersive experience!