Be ready to start your spiritual journey at the Kizlaragasi Medrese.
Ensure a seamless beginning to your whirling dervish experience.
800 Years of Tradition: Witness an extraordinary dance performance rooted in an 800-year-old tradition.
Whirling Dervishes: Observe the mesmerizing whirling dervishes as they enchant with their fantastic repertoire.
Spiritual Journey: Acquire knowledge about the profound spiritual journey of Mevlevi Sema.
Note that: Ensure you're at the meeting point 15 minutes before the show starts for a truly immersive experience into the world of the Whirling Dervishes.
Experience the enchanting Whirling Dervishes in Istanbul, a captivating display of Sufi mysticism. Watch as dancers in flowing white robes perform the mesmerizing Sema ceremony—a spiritual journey through rhythmic twirls and graceful movements. Recognized by UNESCO, this centuries-old tradition offers a profound and unforgettable experience in the heart of Istanbul.