Istanbul: Original Whirling Dervish Ceremony
The Istanbul Whirling Dervish Ceremony, a transcendental performance by Sufi Dervishes is one of the most popular events in the city.
Go on a spiritual journey
Most popular event in the city
800 year old mystical dance show
See the Mevlevi Semah ceremony
Whirling Dervish Istanbul Show
Go on spiritual journey and watch the mystical ritual of the Mevlevi Order, whose whirling dance has been declared a UNESCO Heritage of Humanity. The Sema ceremony is a journey through man’s spiritual ascent to perfection through mind and love – do not miss this experience of music and moves.Visit:
Hodjapasha, Hoca Paşa Mahallesi Ankara Caddesi, Hoca Paşa, Hocapaşa Hamamı Sk. No:3 D:B, 34110 Fatih/İstanbul, Türkiye
Go on spiritual journey and watch the mystical ritual of the Mevlevi Order, whose whirling dance has been declared a UNESCO Heritage of Humanity. The Sema ceremony is a journey through man’s spiritual ascent to perfection through mind and love – do not miss this experience of music and moves.
The event location is HODJAPASHA. Nearby Sirkeci Marmaray Station. Closest tram stop is Sirkeci.
Address: Ankara Caddesi, Hocapaşa Hamamı Sokak No:3/B, Sirkeci/İstanbul
+90 541 252 09 92
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Infant seats available"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Surfaces are wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"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"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 1 Hour
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.