Discover the Anzac Spirit
Every year millions of battlefield tourists come and visit Gallipoli. I invite you here to join me on a tour where you will see these sites in a new light with detailed information from my experience.
We will visit places such as Anzac Cove, Beach Cemetery, Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Ariburnu Cemetery, the Anzac Commemorative Site, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Orijinal Trenches & Tunnels at the second ridge, the Turkish 57th Regiment Cemetery, the Nek Cemetery and the Chunuk Bair with NZ Memorial.
If you would like to see any specific place in Gallipoli not mentioned, please let me know and I will create a customized itinerary that makes the most of your limited time in this historic region.
After having picked up from your hotel or airport, you will have a drive with a private car to Gallipoli. I will meet you here and we will have luch together and get to know each other. If you want to go to a specific place you can tell me at lunch and we can customize our program.
Our first stop is Brighton Beach 15 minutes away in which John S. Kirkpatrick is buried. We talk about the Gallipoli and Turkey on our way. As soon as we arrive You will be giving a histroy brifing which includes the reason of the campaign and political events which cause Gallipoli Campaign.
After visiting the beach cemetery we go to Shrapnel Valley cemetery. Then we go and see Anzac Cove and the Ari Burnu cemetery, first landing point and ACS (Anzac Commemeration Site). We'll then drive up to 2nd Ridge and see Lone Pine Cemetery and Memorial Anzac trenches, Quins Post Cemetery and Turkish 57th. Reg. Cemetery. Finally we'll reach Nek and Chunuk Bair (NZ memorial, Turkish Trench and Ataturk Statue. This marks the end of our tour.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Istanbul airport or your hotel.
End location: Istanbul airport or your hotel.
Duration: 5 hours
5 hours from Istanbul to Gallipoli.
5 hours from Gallipoli to Istanbul.
5-6 Hours turing in Gallipoli.
Mercedes Splinter with a private driver.