Tour overview

Sema is the inspiration of Mevlânâ Celâleddin-i Rumî (1207 – 1273) as well as part of Turkish custom, history, beliefs and culture. It symbolizes in seven parts the different meanings of a mystic cycle to perfection (Ascension – Mirac).

Whirling Dervishes ceremonies start at 18:00 in winter and 21:00 in summer every night. The whole ceremony takes around one hour and we offer ‘Serbet’, a religious drink, after the ceremony. Turkish Heritage Travel picks you up from your hotel in Goreme or other towns of Cappadocia half an hour earlier, which will give you enough time to see the parts of the caravanserai prior to ceremony. The rate of the ceremony is 35 Euro per person including transfer. We need minimum 2 people to run the transfer service for the ceremony. We offer pick-up/drop-off service for all the hotels in Goreme, Urgup and Uchisar. If you are a single person, please enquire for rate. The children under 10 years old will not be accepted to the ceremony. It is forbidden to take pictures during the ceremony.

Dâhil olanlar

  • Traditional Sherbet
  • Transfer

Dahil değil

  • Dinner

Whirling Dervishes Ceremony (Sema)

Whirling Dervishes ceremonies start at 18:00 in winter and 21:00 in summer every night. The whole ceremony takes around one hour and we offer 'Serbet', a religious drink, after the ceremony. Turkish Heritage Travel picks you up from your hotel in Goreme or other towns of Cappadocia half an hour earlier, which will give you enough time to see the parts of the caravanserai prior to ceremony. The rate of the ceremony is 35 Euro per person including transfer. We need minimum 2 people to run the transfer service for the ceremony. We offer pick-up/drop-off service for all the hotels in Goreme, Urgup and Uchisar. If you are a single person, please enquire for rate. The children under 10 years old will not be accepted to the ceremony. It is forbidden to take pictures during the ceremony.