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Troy and Gallipoli Day Trip from Canakkale

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    Depart central Canakkale by air-conditioned minivan and travel to the archaeological site of Troy.

    On route, hear the tale of Troy, the ancient city thought to be the setting of Homer’s Iliad, an 8th-century BC story that tells of the Trojan War between the Greeks and the Trojans triggered by the abduction of Helen by the Trojan prince, Paris.

    Learn about the discovery of the ruins in the 1870s and today’s ongoing excavations. Nine cities have been found here, dating to 3,500 BC, including sacrificial altars and 3,700-year-old city walls.

    Explore the remnants, hearing about the first house of Troy, from 3,000 to 2,500 BC, through to Troy IX, and seeing highlights including the Odeon (Concert Hall), and the replica of the wooden Trojan Horse used to sack the city.

    After lunch in Canakkale, continue to Gallipoli’s WWI battlefields, the scenes of the bloody 1915 Allied-Turk campaign. Hear the story behind the battles as you visit sites including Brighton Beach, ANZAC Cove, Johnston's Jolly, and the Nek and Walker’s Ridge. Plus, honor those who died at  Ari Burnu, the Beach Cemetery, Lone Pine Cemetery, the Turkish Memorial, and Chunuk-Bair.

    Your trip then concludes at the departure point in Canakkale.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Anzac House Hostel
    Departure Time
    8:30am
    Duration
    10h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Lunch
    • Local guide
    • Round-trip shared transfer
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Entry/Admission - Troy (Truva)
    • Entry/Admission - Gallipoli Battlefield
    • Entry/Admission - Anzac Cove
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Very much enjoyed our day out. Had very knowledgeable guides at both sites. Visited all significant landmarks. Delicious lunch by the Dardanelles. Also appreciated the airconditioned transport in the summer heat!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Passenger669630
    Reviewed 19 July 2019 via mobile

    Outstanding service. Flexible in rearranging schedule to add additional trips. Tour guide went out of his way to accommodate us. I can’t speak highly enough of him

    Thank johntG8802WM
    Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

    We just came back from a half-day tour to the battlefields and cemeteries of the Gallipoli campaign. The tour was organized by Hasslefree Tours. Our guide Hasan was extremely knowledgeable about all the details of the battles. Well prepared, he showed us a number of...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Hanscarl9193
    Reviewed 8 May 2019 via mobile

    We had a fascinating tour of Troy in the morning with Mustafa Askin who provided many interesting insights into the history of Troy and its archaeological excavation. Then in the afternoon Abdurrahim Boz took us on an equally informative tour of the Gallipoli sites. For...More

    2  Thank 924michaelh924
    Reviewed 18 April 2019

    Our professional guide Mustafa Askin, also an author, enlightened us with many layers of historical information, about this amazing place. Even other guides mentioned to us that we had connected with the "expert" - who had also been instrumental in training other guides, in the...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Anville
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