Skip the Line: Whirling Dervish Ceremony Ticket in Istanbul

See Turkey’s whirling dervishes perform a traditional ‘sema’ Mevleviye dance ceremony at the iconic Hodjapasha Dance Theater in Istanbul! The centuries-old ceremony is a spiritual performance featuring graceful choreography, Persian chanting and traditional Turkish music, played by the on-site orchestra. Enjoy a drink and some Turkish delight from the bar, and then sit captivated as the dervishes glide around the stage in their eye-catching robes; it’s the perfect evening out for a taste of age-old Istanbul culture.

per adult from

$56

NZD

Duration

1 hour

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  • What's included :
    • Whirling Dervishes Ceremony (SEMA)
    • Sufi Music Concert
    • Entry/Admission - Hodjapasha Cultural Center
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    What's excluded :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Visit: Hodjapasha Cultural Center, Hoca Pasa Mh. Hocapasa Hamami Sokak No: 3/B Sirkeci, Istanbul 34410 Turkey

    The Sema Ceremony is a spiritual journey of Dervishes Whirling for Divine Love

  • Departure Point :
    Hodjapasha Cultural Center, Hoca Pasa Mh. Hocapasa Hamami Sokak No: 3/B Sirkeci, Istanbul 34410 Turkey
    Departure Time :
    7:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Minimum age is 7 years
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Photography is not allowed
    • Please be available at the theater 30 minutes before the show time
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
    • Masks will be given to those clients who do not have their own. Beverage service will be avoided. The temperature of all attendees will be taken, and admission will be denied to those with a temperature of more than 37 degrees Celsius (99 Fahrenheit), and a full refund applied.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Age Req.

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Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Istanbul Walks

Activity ID: V-5744ISTDERVISH

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