Gallipoli 2016 - 101st Anniversary
25th of April 2016 marks the 101st anniversary of the ANZAC landing at Gallipoli shores to fight in World War I. Hundreds of Australians and New Zealanders gather to remember and honour the fallen, attend the dawn service and pay their respects on the very same shores. Memorial sites and the stunning atmosphere take you back in time and guide you through this unique experience. Travel Talk has been operating tours for the ANZAC Commemorative Services since 2000. The ballot system applied in 2015 is over and the service is available to all in 2016!
Gallipoli 2015 - 100th Anniversary
The 25th of April 2015 commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps who fought at Gallipoli in World War I. This is where the servicemen first came ashore in 1915 and where the emergence of the ANZAC legend was born. It is the day all Australians and New Zealanders remember, honour and pay respect to the soldiers who fought during the battle. For over a decade, Travel Talk has been operating tours to Gallipoli for the ANZAC Day Commemorative Services and 2015 will mark the 15th year.
Gallipoli in 2015 will be restricted and there will be a public ballot for allocation of attendance.
Please click here for details of ANZAC Ballot System
Our 2 day tour is straight to the point. It is ideal for those who are short on time and just want to have the opportunity to experience the Dawn Service at ANZAC Cove and the National Services of Australia at Lone Pine or New Zealand at Chunuk Bair.
There is no other way to try to emphatize and understand the isolation, fear and sacrifice that our loved ones went through, than by visiting Gallipoli and all the memorial sites. We guarantee that we will leave no stone unturned to ensure you will have a truly memorable ANZAC trip.
Experience the Dawn Service at ANZAC Cove and the National Services of Australians or New Zealanders. Discover Gallipoli in all its depth and memories with guided visits to cemeteries, battle grounds and memorials. We will ensure you get the best of the experience.
Start your tour by immersing yourself in the wonders of Istanbul. Experience an unforgettable cruise along the magnificent Bosphorus, capturing the spectacular sites. Then pay your respects to the fallen soldiers during the Dawn Service at ANZAC Cove and ceremonies at Chunuk Bair or Lone Pine.
Commence your tour by exploring the magnificent museums and mosques of Istanbul, then explore the trenches and battlefields and pay your respects at the numerous memorials at Gallipoli. Visit Troy and Ayvalik then head back to Gallipoli where you’ll get the chance to explore all the surroundings in depth without the crowds.
Begin the tour in the diverse capital of Istanbul and pay respects at Anzac Cove in Gallipoli before traveling south down the Western Coast of Turkey. Visit three of the most famous ancient sites in the country: Troy, Pergamum and Ephesus. Then, marvel in the fairyland Pamukkale before returning to Gallipoli where you’ll visit all the sights in depth and without the crowds.
Start the tour off by exploring the amazing Istanbul, then head to Gallipoli to pay respect to fallen Soldiers at Anzac Cove. After this you will head south and visit the ever popular Trojan Horse, become emerged in the ancient wonders of Ephesus, and visit the healing pools and ancient ruins of Pamukkale. Afterwards, you head back to visit all the sights in Gallipoli without the crowds.
Enhance your ANZAC experience & see the best of Turkey. Start your tour in Istanbul and experience an unforgettable cruise along the magnificent Bosphorus. View the astonishing natural formations of caves and fairy chimneys in Cappadocia and bathe in the natural healing pools of Pamukkale. Visit Troy, Pergamum and the incredibly Ancient wonders. Then head to Gallipoli to pay respect to fallen Soldiers at Anzac Cove and be a part of the National Services for Australians or New Zealanders.
Before visiting the shores of Gallipoli, discover some of the most fascinating sites of Turkey. Ravel in the magic of Cappadocia from high above in a hot air balloon. Soak in the famous natural spa pools of Pamukkale and experience one of the grandest and best-preserved ruins of the ancient wonders of Ephesus. Then visit the ever popular Trojan Horse, before embarking on the emotional and unforgettable experience of Gallipoli.
Encounter the history, natural formations and magnificent scenery that Turkey has to offer in this 12 Day Tour. Begin your trip roaming the palaces and mosques of Istanbul then explore the breathtaking sites of Cappadocia before sunbathing on the long sunny beaches of Antalya on the Mediterranean Coast. Visit the hot calcium laden waters of Pamukkale, the Roman Architectural theatres of Ephesus and the incredible ancient wonders of Troy and Pergamum.