Highlights / Info
- Historical monument
- heritage of Turkish Culture as a tradition of 800 years old
- A spiritual experience
Tour Duration : 1H00
Live Guide : Multilanguage booklet
Departure: Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Pick Up service: No pick up,
Exhibition Opening : 18:15, Ceremony 19H
Near the mighty Hagia Sophia Basilica and the magnificent Topkapi Palace, Hodjapasha is a delightful piece of the city’s striking cultural mosaic. Transformed from a large 15th-century hamam (Turkish bath), welcomes visitors since 2008 under its high dome ceilings to showcase some of the best of this vast country’s traditions.
The sema ceremony is one of the most important heritage of Turkish Culture as a tradition of 800 years old. This unique traditional ritual had been proclaimed as Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2005.
Exhibition features information displays about dervishes and their ceremony, objects belonging to the world of dervishes such as clothing , musical instruments and personal tools, Interactive Rumi poems and sufi music samples, Hyperrealist style dervish statues and Video shows .
Children under 7 years old is not allowed
Seats are numbered, first booked first served.
Free multi language explanation booklet
Free Refreshment including tea, Coffee, water and juice
Terms & conditions
- Hodjapasa entrance
- Whirling dervish ceremony
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
- Personal expenses
Hoca Paşa, Hocapaşa Hamamı Sk. No:3, 34110, Turquie
*all tours to be booked at least 72 hours in advance, subject to availability