Scuba Diving Around The Gallipoli Peninsula

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ITINERARY :

Day 1 : Upon arrival into Istanbul, a representative from TJ’s Tours will meet and transfer you to your accommodation.

Overnight in Istanbul. (BB)

Day 2 : Istanbul – Eceabat

07.00   Buffet breakfast

08:00   Transfer to Eceabat by TJs Tours bus.

12.00 Arrive in Eceabat where you will be met by the staff of TJs TOURS.

  • Check into TJs Hotel.
  • This afternoon, visit the Gallipoli – Kabatepe War Museum & Simulation Centre

Overnight in Eceabat / Canakkale (BB)

 Day 3 : Fully Guided Gallipoli Tour

 08.00   Buffet breakfast

09.00   Depart TJs Hotel for a fully guided Gallipoli tour.

On tour you’ll visit:

  • Beach Cemetery (John Simpson’s Grave)
  • ANZAC Cove
  • Ari Burnu (First ANZAC landing place)
  • Lone Pine Cemetery (Australian memorial)
  • Johnston’s Jolly (Walk in the ANZAC trenches) – view Shrapnel Valley
  • Turkish Memorial
  • The Nek (Light Horse scene depicted in the Gallipoli) &Walker’s Ridge
  • Chunuk Bair (Main New Zealand memorial)
  • After lunch, drive to the village of Kilitbahir, 5kms south of Eceabat, where you will visit :
  • Turkish WW1 ammunition storage area
  • Ottoman Castle
  • Then further south to Cape Helles visiting:
  • Turkish, French and English memorials
  • Return to accommodation for night viewing of the Gallipoli movie.

Overnight in Eceabat / Canakkale (BB)

WW1 WRECK DIVING 

DIVING DETAILS : 3 days of diving around The Gallipoli Peninsula

Diving Days: 4th, 5th  and 6th  days.

2 dives per day

3 Nights ACCOMMODATION in Eceabat / Canakkale. (BB)

DIVE SITE INFORMATION :

There are 216 shipwrecks in and around the Gallipoli peninsula. These wrecks cover a large variety of sea vessels, except gallions.

Dive depths range from 7m to 30m. Normal dive to static line dives can be undertaken.

NOTE: SCUBA DIVING COURSES CAN BE ARRANGED FOR THOSE WISHING TO GAIN THEIE QUALIFICATIONS. PLEASE PHONE THROUGH TO TJS TOURS FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Day 7 : Guided Tour of Troy – Istanbul

 Tour departs at 07.30am from TJs Hotel in Eceabat where you will cross the famous Dardanelle waters and proceed to the ancient site of Troy, 36km south of Çanakkale.

Our local English speaking guide will tour you around the 9 city ruins on the site of Troy explaining the people from the era, their houses and culture and the reason for the final destructionof each city.

The commentary is filled with mythical stories of the site and surrounding areas while filling you in on the history of the excavations, the excavators and their findings.

At the site you’ll be shown around:

  • A replica of the wooden horse that you can climb into for a photo.
  • Excavation information centre which holds exhibits from the work underway.
  • The fortification walls of Troy Vl with its tower and gateway entrance.
  • Temple of Athena – the focal point of a great annual festival in honour of the goddess Athena.
  • Schliemann’s trench – the discoverer of Troy?
  • The entrance ramp to Troy ll.
  • The sanctuary – an important religious centre of its time.
  • The odeon – intended for the presentation of musical performances.
  • Current excavations in progress.

 Not : Upon completion of your tour, you will be travelling directly back to Istanbul. The estimated travel time will be approximately (4 ½ hours).

Dinner is not included, but the driver will stop on request if the customer wishes to buy food at a roadside restaurant

Overnight in Istanbul. (BB)

Day 8 : Full Day Walking Tour

 07.30   Buffet breakfast

The tour starts from your hotel about 08:00 am and finishes about 17.00 noon in Sultanahmet square.

You will visit: Topkapi Palace, St.Sophia Museum,Blue Mosque and Roman Hippodrome.

You may also visit the Harrem in the palace which is optional.

The tour including the entrance fees except the Harrem Section in the palace..

Please note that Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays replaced with Istanbul Archeology Museum.

19.30 pm – Farewell Bosporus Dinner Cruise.

Includes:

  • Unlimited local Turkish drinks
  • Cultural Show
  • Dinner

Overnight in Istanbul. (BB)

Day 9 : Grand Bazaar – Shopping in Old City

Buffet breakfast

The tour starts from your hotel about 08:00 am.

Grand Bazaar and Shopping in the old City.

You will be advised by your guide for getting back to your hotel on your own.

Overnight in Istanbul. (BB)

Day 10 : This morning, a representative from TJ’s Tours will transfer you to Istanbul International Airport.

End of Tour.

Tour Includes:

All transportation, non-smoking vehicle

–           All entrance fees

–           Fully guided tours

–           English-speaking guide.

–           10 Breakfasts

–           6 Lunches

–           9 Nights Accommodation (BB)

–           Farewell Bosporus Dinner Cruise

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