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Sufi Music Concert & Whirling Dervishes Ceremony

Dede Efendi House, Cankurtaran, Ahirkapi Sk. No:17 Sultanahmet / Istanbul | Cankurtaran, Ahirkapi Sk. No:17 Sultanahmet / Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 554 797 2646
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Dede Efendi House, Cankurtaran, Ahirkapi Sk. No:17 Sultanahmet / Istanbul | Cankurtaran, Ahirkapi Sk. No:17 Sultanahmet / Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 554 797 2646
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Reviewed July 3, 2012

We attended this event on Sunday, 1st July 2012 at the Dede Efendi House in Sultanahmet. The brochure described it as “800 years of Love, in a Sufi Music Concert and Whirling Dervishes Ceremony”. I had read both good and bad reviews about what I...More

10  Thank PonB
Reviewed December 28, 2011

The Dede Efendi presentation of whirling Dervishes Ceremony was a great introduction to the history and the filoshopy of it.The musician where great artist as the dancers.The show has nothing to do with belly dancers or something like that, so dont go if you are...More

7  Thank fuzz2007
Reviewed December 23, 2011

I went to see this dervish show and i love it! Dede efendi house its very interesting place to visit and the show was also nice.The musicians incredible and the musicians very good! They had also some video projection with some texts and poems of...More

2  Thank Marta D
Reviewed December 14, 2011

First of all i would say that it's not the first dervish performance that i've seen in my life so i can compare. They show is in old building, the house of Dede Efendi so this place has the spirit of that times. Also the...More

4  Thank Natalie V
Reviewed December 4, 2011

Dede Efendi House is the only place where you can enjoy an original dervish ceremony in Istanbul nowadays. This 1 hour- long programme is performed by very professional musicians and dervishes with a nice introduction/slayt show of information and poems, It is a historical and...More

6  Thank Faustino F
Reviewed October 23, 2011

We were excited at the prospect of attending an authentic whirling dervish ceremony but were terribly disappointed. With only a couple of rather tame choreographed movements, which were painfully slow, I wondered where the "whirling" was! The Sufi music backing the dance performance, particularly the...More

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With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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me gustaria saber como llegan al lugar los turistas y como regresan a sus hoteles. No leo en ningun lado la recogida y el regreso por parte del operador como en otras excursiones. Aun tomando un taxi no es recomendable circular por una ciudad que uno no conoce. Ese problema impide que la gente concurra. Ya he leido los comentarios y no son muy favorables
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