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Istanbul: Whirling Dervishes Show Entry Ticket with Transfer

Activity provider: Fez Travel

Istanbul: Whirling Dervishes Show Entry Ticket with Transfer

Activity provider: Fez Travel
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Immerse yourself in Turkish culture with entry to see whirling dervishes perform the Mevlevi Sama Ceremony. Get an introduction to traditional Turkish dance and music at an unforgettable performance.

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Duration 1 hour
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Pickup included
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  • Uncover the secrets behind one of Turkey's historical and cultural traditions
  • Step back in time as you witness dervishes perform an 800-year-old dance
  • Listen to classical Sufi music performed by a traditional Turkish orchestra
  • Marvel at the domes of the performing arts center, a 15th-century Turkish bath
  • Immerse yourself in the atmosphere through video special effects and lighting
Full description

Watch the mystical ritual of the Mevlevi Order without having to worry about your transport or ticket. Admire Turkish whirling dervishes as they dance and twirl. Listen to traditional ayin music performed by a local orchestra and marvel at impressive special effects as you relax with a drink.

After pickup from your hotel in Istanbul, your driver will take you straight to the Hodjapasha cultural theater. On arrival, listen to 15 minutes of classical music performed by a traditional Turkish orchestra. Discover Sufi music, inspired by poets, including the best-selling poet in the US, Rumi.

Then, watch the 45-minute Mevlevi Sama Ceremony. Marvel at the whirling dance, a physically active form of meditation embodying a journey of spiritual ascent. Admire the 360-degree video special effects projected on the walls of the beautiful historical building to complete the experience.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance ticket
  • Light refreshments
  • Multilingual explanation booklet
  • Meals
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are optional for this activity

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A must experience to disconnect!

March 16, 2022

Product ID: 410526