• 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour
  • 10 Day Luxury Gold Anzac Day Tour

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Duration
10 days
Tour languages
English
Guiding type
Fully guided
Group size
1 - 45
Hygiene protocol
Included
Budget Class
Luxury
Physical Rating
Moderate
Suitable ages
0 - 99
Pickup Location
Istanbul
Dropoff Location
Istanbul
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Tour overview

Welcome to Istanbul - Turkey! With more time on your hands, you can experience our 10 Day Gold ANZAC Tour. This tour is visiting the most popular and beautiful sights in Turkey. Visit Istanbul, the Trojan Horse and ancient city of Troy, Gallipoli, and the ANZAC Dawn Service. Experience the Gallipoli battlefields, enjoy the cultural, touristic, and historical sights of Turkey. You will enjoy the sea, sand, and sun not to mention loads of fun. The tour covers Istanbul, Asklepion, and Red Basilica, the Roman city of Pergamon, the ancient city of Ephesus, the hot springs, Pamukkale, Hierapolis, and Istanbul City Tour. Tour includes arrival airport transfer from Ataturk Airport Istanbul, welcome cocktail, coffee, tea and snacks, luxury air-con transportation throughout, an ANZAC BBQ buffet dinner at the Gallipoli peninsula, all entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary, 5-star hotel accommodation in Istanbul, beachfront club hotel in Assos and professional English speaking tour guides who are experienced and best in their field. Conference about ANZAC Dawn Service and Turkey, held by ANZAC experts coming from Australia and New Zealand, in cooperation with our professional Turkish ANZAC tour guides. All you need is to book with us, we take care of all your travel needs and make your Gallipoli trip an unforgettable memory that lasts a lifetime! 


NEW: Due to a change in the law no 1618 regulation of the Turkish Travel Agencies Association, travel insurance became obligatory. When you book your ANZAC Day tour, your insurance will be arranged and sent to you via email. Please note that this insurance is different from the one you have in your country and we advise you to arrange your travel insurance additionally. For more information please do not hesitate to ask: [email protected]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore Istanbul city , Visit Hagia Sophia and Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque , Discover Gallipoli peninsula , Visit the Trojan horse and the ancient city of Troy , Visit the Cotton Castle calcium terraces of Pamukkale and ancient Hierapolis

Itinerary

Welcome to Istanbul! Your guide will be waiting for you at the gate behind passport control/immigration at Istanbul International Airport (IST) or Sabia Gökçen International Airport to assist and transfer you to your 5-star hotel. Watch out for the TravelShop Turkey sign. Overnight in Istanbul.

VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast, welcome cocktail and ANZAC conference included )

After breakfast, we have Istanbul City Tour. Our first visit will be to Hippodrome. Ancient Hippodrome was the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column, and the Column of Constantine.

Then we will visit Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque. Across from Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque, it was built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the Blue Mosque because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles.

Our next visit will be to Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque. The Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque, previously known as the Church of Divine Wisdom, is simply the best of its kind! Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque is the greatest surviving example of Byzantine Architecture. For 1000 years, it was once the largest church in the world, decorated with stunning 6th century golden mosaics. Today it is a mosque.

Lunch break at 1:00 pm. After lunch, TravelShop Group will take you to the Asil Efendi which is a unique atmosphere with reasonable prices for your shopping. Here you will find; Exotic Spices and Herbs, Turkish Baklava, Turkish Delights, Turkish Coffee, nuts and fruits, small souvenirs such as Ceramic Handicrafts, Evil Eyes totems, all-natural olive oil, soaps, and many other goods in Souvenir Shops and stores.


Optional Dinner Cruise On The Bosphorus:  

Between 19:30 to 23:30, Optional Dinner Cruise Tour will be held on Bosphorus’s calm waters. Dinner, unlimited local drinks (alcoholic, non-alcoholic & soft), belly dance shows, Turkish folklore shows, DJ performances, and great entertainment are all in for an unforgettable night. It will end at about 00:00 then hotel transportation. Overnight in Istanbul.  


VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast, lunch, and dinner included)

We depart for Gallipoli at 7:00 am (4.5 hours distance). On the way, we will be watching the latest documentaries about the Gallipoli campaign and have lunch on the coast of Gabatepe. After this delicious break, the Gallipoli peninsula tour will start. The epic stories and facts of the soldiers that you are going to listen to on the fields Kabatepe War Museum, ANZAC Cove, Lone Pine Australias Memorial and Cemetery, Quinns Post, Turkish 57th Regiment Cemetery, the Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial,

and Cemetery will capture you. Overnight in Canakkale.


VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast and buffet dinner included)

Today we will visit the Trojan horse and the ancient city of Troy, located on the other side of the Dardanelles (approx. 1.5 hours distance including ferry). Troy is one of the most famous cities in history, remembering us Hector, Achilles, and Achaean Greeks, the sake of Helen, Paris, Agamemnon, and Priam. Your guide will tell the mythology surrounding Troy, the Trojan Horse, and Helen of Troy. If you wish to buy snacks for the overnight camp, today is the best time to do it. There are also some food and drink stalls available at ANZAC Cove. Tonight at 5:30 pm we will meet at the hotel for our buffet dinner before

heading to ANZAC Cove for the Dawn Service. Overnight at ANZAC Cove.

If you don’t wish to stay outside at the ANZAC Commemorative Site overnight, we provide optional hotel accommodation in Çanakkale. This option is not available after you arrive in Turkey, pre-booking is required.

Please Note: The governments of Australia and New Zealand have announced that the Gallipoli peninsula will be closed on 24th April 2022 for safety and security purposes, cemeteries and memorials cannot be visited as in previous years. The new opening time will be decided later on and before guests arrive we will inform you. For daily information and the processing questions you can contact with our head office: [email protected]

VISITED PLACES

(Dinner included)

Don't forget your warm clothes, sleeping bags, wet weather gear, torches, hat, sunscreen, and good walking shoes because Gallipoli is still as cold and dark as it was 99 years ago! Optionally, we can provide sleepings bags, please let us know at the time of booking.

 

05:30 - 06:15   Dawn Service, ANZAC Commemorative Site, North Beach

09:30 - 10:15   Australian Memorial Service, Lone Pine

11:30 - 12:15   New Zealand Memorial Service, Chunuk Bair


After attending the ANZAC services, at approx. 15:00 we will travel to Istanbul. The bus trip will be around 5 – 6 hours. So approximately at 21:00, you will be back at the hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.

VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast and dinner with alcohol and soft drinks included)

Drive to Pergamon (2 hours distance) - see Asklepion, Zeus's alter, the Red Basilica, etc. Bergama is the site of the Hellenistic - and later Roman city of Pergamon, ruled for several centuries by a powerful local dynasty. Its foremost attraction is the Red Basilica, a huge edifice on the river, originally built as a temple to the Egyptian god Osiris and converted to a basilica by the early Christians. It was one of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor addressed by St John in the book of Revelation. After our guided Pergamon tour we continue towards Kusadasi. On the way, we will visit a place that continues to perform one of the oldest arts of Turkey; a carpet weaving center, followed by an optional Turkish Bath. After a good scrub down we will check in your hotel in time for dinner. Overnight in Kusadasi.

VISITED PLACES

(All meals, alcohol, and soft drinks included)

Ephesus is a 9000 years old city that houses The biggest temple dedicated to Artemis is The Artemision which is considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. This guided tour will focus the Curetes street, famous Roman baths, Celsus Library, Grand theatre House of the Virgin Mary with details in this outstanding example of a Roman port city.

Sirince is local 19th-century architecture is well preserved and the village in its reputation goes beyond the borders of the country İzmir. It is famous for its homemade wines that are specially made from different kinds of fruits such as blackberries, blueberries, melons, and strawberries. Here the tour includes wine tasting and learning how to make fruit wine in the wine houses. Plus handicrafts made by local women can be bought and a very famous leather production center will be the next stop.

After a rich daily rich trip overnight in Kuşadası.

VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast and dinner included)

Around 8:00 the tour will move to the world-famous marvel of calcite travertines to Pamukkale. Before walking or swimming in Pamukkale’s travertine pools we will have a lunch break around 13:30. Walking around white calcium terraces and the ruins of Hierapolis, lying in the natural, hot springs waters will renew your body. The region at the same time has well-known textile products that and there will be an outlet shopping chance. At approximately 18.30 we will be on the way back. Overnight in Pamukkale.

 

Optional Tandem Paragliding:

Tangem Paraglidingmay is a good way to make this destination into a spectacular one. You can feel the wind blowing on high peaks on your skin and a stunning view of the land will make those moments a unique experience. 

VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast included)

After breakfast, you can enjoy the thermal pool and sun until 10:00 am, then we depart to Istanbul. (8.5 hours distance). The night is yours in Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.

VISITED PLACES

(Breakfast included) After breakfast, we check out from your hotel before 11.00. Please make your own arrangements for departure transfers or simply ask TravelShop Booking staff. We hope you had a memorable ANZAC day tour and we look forward to seeing you in the future on another TravelShop Booking Tour. Have a safe trip back home and thanks for choosing TravelShop Booking.

VISITED PLACES

Routes

Included

3 nights’ accommodations at Pullman Hotel or Ramada Hotel & Suite Golden Horn

2 nights’ accommodations at 4 Star Troia Tusan Hotel or Similar in Canakkale

2 nights’ accommodations at 5 Star Infinity By Yelken Aqua Park & Resorts

1 night accommodation at 5 Star Pam Thermal Hotel or Similar in Pamukkale

NOTE 1: If These hotel lists are not available at the time of your booking then we will arrange a similar hotel for your group. If you prefer a Different category hotel, there might be an additional cost.

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Professional English speaking tour guides

8 Breakfasts

1 Lunch

5 Dinners

Arrival airport transfer between 8:00 am and 11:00 pm (every two hours)

Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach

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A range of Gallipoli documentaries

Guided Istanbul City Tour

Guided Gallipoli Tour

Guided Troy Tour

Guided Pergamon Tour

Guided Ephesus tour

Guided Pamukkale Tour

Dawn and National Services (Australian & New Zealand)

Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach

All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary

Travel insurance according to TURSAB law 1618

City tax

Please Note: The all-inclusive meals, soft drinks and alcohol are strictly limited to your hotel and are not applicable on your day tours.

Excluded

International and Domestic Flights

Insurance: All types

Day 2 - Bosphorus Dinner Cruise

Day 8 - Tandem Paragliding: Pamukkale

Tipping

Turkey entry visa

Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry

Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the included section

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What is the Travelshopbooking Credits system?

TravelShopBooking Credits are a virtual money application specific to our system that allows our members to pay a portion of their shopping amount for their purchases on travelshopbooking.com.

There are 5 kinds of Credits:

  • a. 20 € Welcome Credit; it can be earned by becoming a member of the system,
  • b. %5 First Booking Credit; you can earn this credit on your first booking from the system, which must be at least 500 €.
  • c. %5 Invitation Credit; you gain it after you invite someone and they get an active member of our system. When they book a tour that is 1000 € or more, the price’s %5 will be your credit,
  • d. %2 Guest Credit; you gain it when you become a member by someone else’s invitation,
  • e. %1 Lucky Me Credit; you will receive it with each system booking.
  • f. If a traveler cancels his/her booking, the credits that were gained from the canceled booking are eliminated/deleted.

TravelShop Booking Credits can be collected and spent within certain rules as a discount for its products

  • 1. It is not liquidity and can never be converted into cash. It can only be used as a means of payment within the rules defined in the system.
  • 2. Travelshopbooking credits can not be transferred to others.
  • 3. 1 Credit is equal to 1 € (for USD please check the exchange rates).
  • 4. Every member receives 20 € Welcome Credits regardless of how they joined the system.
  • 5. Any kind of credit can not be used on the first bookings. You can use them on your second and next bookings as a discount.
  • 6. Travelshopbooking can arrange campaigns about gaining and spending Credits at certain times and keep the right to change the rules of the campaigns.
  • 7. Above the campaigns and conditions link, you can learn more about current campaigns and conditions.
  • 8. All the Credits have to be used within the next year from the first booking. Unused credits are automatically deleted from the system after 1 year.
  • 9. Only travelshopbooking.com members can collect and use credits.
  • 10. The credits are assigned to your account after your first booking on the system. They can be used as a discount starting with your second and next bookings.
  • 11. Each product/tour listed in our online store, has its own credit. Credits have been shown in the price information section on the right side of the product detail page. Every product that has been ordered earns you credits equal to the quantity of your order. So as you shop, your credit will increase.
  • 12. Only tours departing from Turkey are eligible for Credit offers.
  • 13. From the "wallet" section on the left, you can see and follow if your credit is available or not.
  • 14. You will be earning 1% credit on every booking.
  • 15. Credits are valid for one year after they are given.
  • 16. Every and each shopping/booking can use only one kind of credit at a time.

How does the invitation system work?

  1. • Introduce your family/friend to Travelshopbooking,
  2. • Send them the disposable link you received from Travelshopbooking.
  3. • We will notify you of your travel credit via email after your friend/family registers a user account and buys a trip.
  4. • When your invitation becomes a membership and do their first booking a 5% Invitation Credit will be defined on your account,
  5. • New members gain 2% guest credit at the end of this process automatically.
  6. • Book your next trip.
  7. • Click the "Use Your Wallet" section on the paying stage and use your credits.

Attention:

  1. • Invitation credits cannot be earned by married couples, parents, and children, or those who live together and are younger than 18 years old. No problem with the cousins, co-workers, second-degree relatives, and else…
  2. • As mentioned on the main page 'Lowest Price Guarantee’ section, if you find a better price for the same services within 24 hours of booking, the difference is refunded as a credit to your account.

Travelshopbooking holds the right to cancel travel credit if suspected of any abuse, gaming, or misuse that is contrary to the principles of all kinds of Credit programs.

Regards.

As a company, we are always honored to protect the benefits of our business partners and guests, and to always provide the best price, the best package and convenience in cancellation conditions for them.
Below cancellation policy is only for land services and we will follow the cancellation policy of airline companies for domestic flights.
  • If the booking is canceled 8 weeks to the departure you can get full refund.
  • If the booking is canceled 7 weeks to the departure, we will refund 100 EUR only.
  • If the booking is canceled 3 weeks prior to the departure, you will not be refunded.

What is the Travelshopbooking Credits system?

TravelShopBooking Credits are a virtual money application specific to our system that allows our members to pay a portion of their shopping amount for their purchases on travelshopbooking.com.

There are 5 kinds of Credits:

  • a. 20 € Welcome Credit; it can be earned by becoming a member of the system,
  • b. %5 First Booking Credit; you can earn this credit on your first booking from the system, which must be at least 500 €.
  • c. %5 Invitation Credit; you gain it after you invite someone and they get an active member of our system. When they book a tour that is 1000 € or more, the price’s %5 will be your credit,
  • d. %2 Guest Credit; you gain it when you become a member by someone else’s invitation,
  • e. %1 Lucky Me Credit; you will receive it with each system booking.
  • f. If a traveler cancels his/her booking, the credits that were gained from the canceled booking are eliminated/deleted.

TravelShop Booking Credits can be collected and spent within certain rules as a discount for its products

  • 1. It is not liquidity and can never be converted into cash. It can only be used as a means of payment within the rules defined in the system.
  • 2. Travelshopbooking credits can not be transferred to others.
  • 3. 1 Credit is equal to 1 € (for USD please check the exchange rates).
  • 4. Every member receives 20 € Welcome Credits regardless of how they joined the system.
  • 5. Any kind of credit can not be used on the first bookings. You can use them on your second and next bookings as a discount.
  • 6. Travelshopbooking can arrange campaigns about gaining and spending Credits at certain times and keep the right to change the rules of the campaigns.
  • 7. Above the campaigns and conditions link, you can learn more about current campaigns and conditions.
  • 8. All the Credits have to be used within the next year from the first booking. Unused credits are automatically deleted from the system after 1 year.
  • 9. Only travelshopbooking.com members can collect and use credits.
  • 10. The credits are assigned to your account after your first booking on the system. They can be used as a discount starting with your second and next bookings.
  • 11. Each product/tour listed in our online store, has its own credit. Credits have been shown in the price information section on the right side of the product detail page. Every product that has been ordered earns you credits equal to the quantity of your order. So as you shop, your credit will increase.
  • 12. Only tours departing from Turkey are eligible for Credit offers.
  • 13. From the "wallet" section on the left, you can see and follow if your credit is available or not.
  • 14. You will be earning 1% credit on every booking.
  • 15. Credits are valid for one year after they are given.
  • 16. Every and each shopping/booking can use only one kind of credit at a time.

How does the invitation system work?

  1. • Introduce your family/friend to Travelshopbooking,
  2. • Send them the disposable link you received from Travelshopbooking.
  3. • We will notify you of your travel credit via email after your friend/family registers a user account and buys a trip.
  4. • When your invitation becomes a membership and do their first booking a 5% Invitation Credit will be defined on your account,
  5. • New members gain 2% guest credit at the end of this process automatically.
  6. • Book your next trip.
  7. • Click the "Use Your Wallet" section on the paying stage and use your credits.

Attention:

  1. • Invitation credits cannot be earned by married couples, parents, and children, or those who live together and are younger than 18 years old. No problem with the cousins, co-workers, second-degree relatives, and else…
  2. • As mentioned on the main page 'Lowest Price Guarantee’ section, if you find a better price for the same services within 24 hours of booking, the difference is refunded as a credit to your account.

Travelshopbooking holds the right to cancel travel credit if suspected of any abuse, gaming, or misuse that is contrary to the principles of all kinds of Credit programs.

Regards.