Several companies in Çanakkale and
Eceabat run guided tours
by car or minibus of the Gallipoli
battlefields (map). A seat in the minibus
costs about TL45;
a private tour for one to three people
Coming from Istanbul, Efendi
Travel, a TurkeyTravelPlanner.com partner, has a variety of tours from
Istanbul to Gallipoli and Troy,
from budget to top-class, same-day
This is the way
to tour Gallipoli in the shortest
time for the least money. You depart Istanbul early in the morning and drive to Eceabat on
the Gallipoli peninsula. You're met
in Eceabat in late morning by your tour
guide. After lunch, you tour the peninsula, stopping at all the major historical locations. In the early evening your motorcoach departs for Istanbul, arriving at bedtime. This is the most efficient way to go, and allows
you to visit Gallipoli from Istanbul
in one (long) day. More...
2-day tour that's less rushed,
and you get to see
well. Transport is the same as
for the aforementioned Day
Excursion (above), but you
stay overnight near Gallipoli at
a comfortable, budget-priced hostel or
in a 3-star
hotel, as you choose.
By staying overnight you'll have
time to visit
group is driven by professional
Istanbul to Gallipoli in a comfortable
with plenty of time to see whatever
you like, at your own pace. More...
Efendi Travel also offers a very efficient, high-comfort tour from Istanbul showing you the Gallipoli battlefields, Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus, Aphrodisias and Pamukkale in only 4 days (3 nights) by private car with driver-guide. More...
how to attend the dawn
commemoration ceremonies on
Day (April 25th) without
the many hassles that are often
part of Gallipoli tours. More...
You can also visit the Gallipoli
battlefields from Istanbul on
excursion by rental car, or
on a six-day
self-drive tour that includes Gallipoli, Troy and
(Pergamum), Ephesus and Kuşadası.
—by Tom Brosnahan