Details ofAnzac Day Tour - The Corporal Tour
Day 1 Monday 22nd April Welcome to Istanbul, where you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, meet your guide and the rest of your group. Overnight Istanbul 3 star Hotel to be advised Day 2 Tuesday 23rd April Istanbul Old City After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting the Blue Mosque, the Aya Sofya, Archeology Museum and the Hippodrome. Tonight don’t miss the optional Turkish Folklore evening. Overnight Istanbul 3 star Hotel to be advised (B) Day 3 Wednesday 24th April Gallipoli Today we spend the morning at the southern tip of the Gallipoli peninsula at the International Service at the Turkish memorial, Mehmetcik Abide, and then the Commonwealth service at the British memorial. Then we enjoy BBQ lunch before heading to Anzac Cove. (B, L) Day 4 Thursday 25th April Anzac Day at Gallipoli Awake before sun rise to the ANZAC Dawn Service. We become aware of the almost deafening silence as we commemorate our fallen forefathers on this special day. We attend the Australian &/or New Zealand Memorial services before a late afternoon drive to southern cost for well deserved rest. Overnight Ayvalik 4 star Hotel to be advised(D) Day 5 Friday 26th April Pergamum This morning, step back in time as we the magnificent acropolis of Pergamum. Its impressive temples and library made Pergamum a renowned cultural and political centre in its time. Then we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before heading to resort town Kusadasi. Overnight Kusadasi 4 star Hotel to be advised (B, D) Day 6 Saturday 27th April Ephesus Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre before continuing to the house of the Virgin Mary. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village we learn how the carpets are made by hand and what determines their value. Overnight Kusadasi 4 star Hotel to be advised (B, D) Day 7 Sunday 28th April Kusadasi After breakfast our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends. (B) (B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner)
This tour is a 'Guaranteed Departure' tour. This means that it will depart regardless of how many people are booked on to it.
Includes ofAnzac Day Tour - The Corporal Tour
Inbound airport transfer - Istanbul Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour Commemorative gift BBQ Tips except driver and guide 5 nights - 3 star / 4 star accommodation. 1 night 4 star Ayvalik Hotel to be advised 2 nights 3 star Istanbul Hotel to be advised 2 nights 4 star Kusadasi Hotel to be advised 5 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 3 Dinners
Excludies ofAnzac Day Tour - The Corporal Tour
Suggested optional activities Tips – driver and guide Entrance fees
Pick-up and Drop-off Details ofAnzac Day Tour - The Corporal Tour