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days between Istanbul and Istanbul or vice versa...

Experience the 97th Anniversary of Anzac Day at Gallipoli on this 14 day overland exploration of Turkey. Beginning in the captivating city of Istanbul we'll head inland to Goreme to explore the unique landscape and underground cities of Cappadocia. There's also time to relax on the beautiful Mediterranean coast at Fethiy and 2 nights in Selcuk to explore the ruins of Ephesus and Ancient Troy. On our penultimate day we get up before sunrise for the culmination of our journey, the evocative Anzac Day dawn service, before returning to Istanbul.

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The incredible Blue Mosque at sunrise, Istanbul, Turkey
The Blue Mosque

Welcome to Istanbul.  There will be a pre- departure meeting at 10am.  Your leader will leave a note at reception telling you where this important meeting will take place. Your leader will collect your kitty and check your passport and insurance details at this meeting. After the meeting you will head off on our walking city tour of Istanbul. Tonight we stay in a comfortable Hostel.

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Head on a guided city tour of Istanbul, finding some of the city's hidden gems and learning all about it's fascinating history

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Today we leave Istanbul behind and head to Eceabat near to Gallipoli (Approx. 370Kms). Tonight we will stay in a comfortable hostel

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In the morning we will take a tour in the truck of Gallipoli with our guide.  In the afternoon you have free time and then in the evening the group will head down to the Dawn service site in preparation for ANZAC day

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At 5.30am the ANZAC dawn service will take place. Free afternoon to explore or relax. Overnight in a hostel.

Please note that the following times should be used as a guide only.

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

10:00-10:45 Australian Memorial Service, Lone Pine 

11:15-12:00 Turkish 57th Regiment Memorial Service, Turkish 57th Regiment Memorial

12:30-13:15 New Zealand Memorial Service, Chunuk Bair.

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Today we make our way to Pammukale visiting Troy and the ruins at Bergama enroute. Overnight Camping.

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Explore the ruins of Bergama and ancient ruins of Troy

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