Canakkale

Canakkale: The City Of Heroes

 

Çanakkale is the scene of two of the very important battles that took place in the world history. One is the well-known, legendary Trojan War between the Troy and Sparta. The other is the Battle of Canakkale that marked a great importance for many nations like Turkey, New Zealand and Australia along with the whole world.

 

In Çanakkale, you will have the chance to explore the lands where Achilles, Helen of Troy, Hector walked on. Not Brad Pitt obviously, just a quick warning.

 

You can also visit Gallipolli and discover the ANZAC battlefields and learn the details and stories about the events that took place in these lands on 1915. You can relive the history in trenches and the very exact hills that surrounded the war zone.

 

Çanakkale is waiting you with a lot of stories to tell.

Top attractions in Canakkale

Troy

Most probably we all saw the movie Troy starring Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, and many more. Isn’t it tragic a whole city going down for a love story?

Gallipoli Peninsula

Canakkale’s Gallipoli Peninsula is the scene of a very important yet tragic battle that took place in the world history. The Battle of Canakkale marked a great importance for many nations like Turkey, New Zealand and Australia along with the whole world.

Troas

Alexander the Great’s army fought with the Persian army in Granikos. Where is Granikos?

Istanbul

Isn't it everybody's dream to be two different places at the same time? Istanbul is the metropol city of Turkey that can grant this wish. The city connects the continents of Europe and Asia with the amazing Bosphorus, while offering some of the most exquisite city views of the world.

Bursa

A city with so many memories and a great nature… Combining all these in it, Bursa is one of the most important cities of Turkey where Sultan Osman founded the great Ottoman Empire.

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