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Cappadocia: Whirling Dervishes Ceremony with Transfer

4.8 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: TOURMANIA

Cappadocia: Whirling Dervishes Ceremony with Transfer

Activity provider: TOURMANIA

From US$ 26.04 per person

Experience a Sema ceremony, a traditional Turkish spiritual ceremony, and witness beautiful singing, instrument playing, and dancing on this cultural excursion.

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Duration 1 hour
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English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Wheelchair accessible


  • Experience Sema- the whirling dervishes ceremony
  • Learn the complex spiritual beliefs behind this ancient Turkish ritual
  • Enjoy a religious drink called Serbet
  • Explore Turkish culture and history
Full description
Have the opportunity to experience an authentic Cappadocian ceremony. See an ancient Turkish ritual that represents the mystical journey of man's spiritual ascent through love. Gaze at the performers' incredible whirling which acts as a form of meditation. Begin your trip by being collected from your accommodation in Cappadocia. Head to the caravanserais, accommodation built in medieval Seljuk for merchants and their animals. Explore these ancient structures that are now the site of The Sema. Enjoy an inspiring 1-hour ceremony during which your friendly and professional guide will talk you through the rituals. Taste sweet Serbet, a traditional religious offering drink.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Live entertainment
  • Food
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 4 reviews

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Fantastic experience, thoroughly recommended to anyone visiting Cappadocia. Great tour company also

December 4, 2021

perfect! very interesting and a must see! Our guide Mahmoud picked us up from the hotel, and he was the boss in person! very nice!

November 24, 2021

It was very interesting to know the culture with the spirituality of the Dervitches

July 29, 2021

Product ID: 332186