New Zealand Memorial
Lone Pine Cemetery
The Gallipoli Campaign, also known as the Dardanelles Campaign, the Battle of Gallipoli or the Battle of Çanakkale
06 : 00 / 06:30 Depart from Istanbul and drive to Gallipoli (approx 5 hours).On the way, stop for breakfast.Upon arrival to Eceabat, have lunch then start to visit Anzac Cove,the site of the famous battle between Allied and Turkish troops where heavy casualties were suffered on both sides.See the Turkish and Allied Trenches at Johnston’s Jolly.
See The Nek, a narrow stretch of the ridge in the battlefield on the Gallipoli Peninsula and the New Zealand Memorial at Chunuk Bair, site of one of New Zealand’s epic stands on the Gallipoli peninsula in August 1915.
There will also be a visit to Lone Pine Cemetery and Memorial named after the solitary pine tree that grew here.The beautiful landscape and quiet atmosphere of the site hide its horrific past.On the memorial, you will find the names of 4221 Australian and 709 New Zealand soldiers who have unknown graves.
Hotel pickup and drop off
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
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