13:15 Meet at Hassle Free Travel CANAKKALE OFFICE ( Anzac House Youth Hostel )
13:30 Depart for Troy
The guide will explain the mythology surrounding Troy, the Trojan Horse and Helen of Troy
as well as explaining the history and discoveries of the archeological diggings from its discovery
by Heinrich Schliemann in the 1870`s to the present day and on going.
Nine cities have been discovered built one on top of the other dating back to 3500 B.C.
On the tour we will be seeking answers for below questions
Who was Helen of Troy and was she the real cause of the Trojan wars or was it economy?
Did the wooden horse really exist?
What is happening with the current excavations?
You will learn the answers to these and many other questions
You`ll also see and hear about
The Trojan Horse
Helen of Troy
The Trojan Wars
The battle between Achilles and Paris
The 3700 year old city walls
Houses of Troy I , 3000 B.C. – 2500 B.C
The Bouleterium (Senate Building)
The Odeon (Concert Hall)
Current excavations in progress
Remains of the various cities from Troy I through to Troy IX