31 May '13, 9am
Travel from the bustling energy of Istanbul to the shimmering calm of the Mediterranean Sea.
A midday start takes us out of Istanbul and on to Gallipoli. The region is of course synonymous with the famous ANZAC’s who fought their way into history. Visiting Gallipoli on ANZAC Day is the ultimate way to pay tribute to their heroics. On Arrival into Gallipoli well kick back with our Turkish friends for an early evening barbeque, before setting off to the peninsula, getting set for the evening and the dawn service the following morning (please bring a sleeping bag for camping under the stars tonight). Day 2: Gallipoli - ANZAC dawn service Awakening to the sound of the Last Post and then witnessing the dawn service in ANZAC cove is a special moment. After the ceremony we’ll visit the peninsula and the services that take place at the different locations such as Lone Pine. After the ceremony is completed our coach will drive us the short distance back to Eceabat and our ...