Friday, 12 September 2014

Gallipoli & Lone Pine Centenary Tours

FOR those who are unable to attend the ANZAC Day services but still wish to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign in Turkey, Beyond Travel is offering tours that are focused on the Gallipoli peninsula and battlefields throughout 2015.

The 11-day Classical Turkey escorted tour is a round-trip from Istanbul and includes Gallipoli as well as highlights such as Canakkale, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Cappadocia and the capital Ankara. For 2015 it has been extended to mark the 100thanniversary with an extra day and night at Canakkale for more in-depth touring of  Gallipoli.

Anzac - AUS sprit

There are seven departures between May and November in 2015 priced from $1700 per person twin share.

There is also a special 12-day tour departing Istanbul on July 28, 2015- which includes entrance to attend the memorial service to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Lone Pine on August 6. Known as one of the most famous assaults in the Gallipoli campaign, lasting four days of intense hand-to-hand fighting resulting in over 2,000 Australian casualties.

This special one-off departure is priced from $1930 per person twin share.

ANZAC cove

Tours include four and five star hotel accommodation with daily breakfast, comprehensive sight-seeing with an English-Speaking Guide, many meals, all ground transportation in Turkey and return transfers.

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