Day 1: Istanbul, Turkey
Join your new friends at the welcome meeting to get clued up about the trip to come. Then: off to a local bar to break the ice and ring in your adventure!
Day 2: Gallipoli
We depart Istanbul and make the pilgrimage to Anzac Cove. Tonight, we camp out under the stars and await the Dawn Service. Prepare yourself, this will be be a memorable experience.
Day 3: Istanbul
If the stirring tributes to the fallen soldiers don’t rouse your tired bones, then nothing will. Despite the lack of sleep, you’ll be pulsing with energy as thousands of Aussies and New Zealanders unite for the Anzac Day Dawn Service. For all the Kiwis, take the chance to participate in the New Zealand memorial service at Chunuk Bair (all welcome), before we all return to Istanbul in the afternoon for our final night.
Day 4: Istanbul
Settle back into Istanbul. In this city, you can cross two continents in half an hour. Stock up on baklava before your walking tour to learn the A to Z of Istanbul. We end after breakfast, however the option is all yours to visit the Hagia Sofia, Topkapi Palace and the underground cistern with a local guide.