Duration: 1 hour in one part
Departure: Istanbul Port or Airport or Hotel
Visiting: Whirling Dervishes
Hihgligts: Experience a very traditional dancing rituel of turkish Mevleviyes as a big ceremony and meditaion.
Mevleviye are known for their famous practice of whirling dances and dervishes. At their dancing ceremonies, or Sema, a particular musical repertoire called ayin is played. The Sema ceremony represents a mystical journey of mans spiritual ascent through mind and love to Perfect. Program starts with the classical turkish music concert performed by a traditional orchestra for 15 minutes. Then after The ceremony starts and lasts about 45 minutes under the amazing lighting and mystic atmosphere of Hodjapasha.
Private pick up transfer from your hotel in Istanbul
Whirling Dervishes Ceremony and Sufi Music Concert
Professional English-speaking tour guide
Private return transfer to your hotel