Where to see the Turkish Whirling Dervishes in Istanbul

Turkish Whirling Dervishes in Istanbul

Everybody has heard of the Turkish Whirling Dervishes and of its exotic and picturesque dance style. Nevertheless, they are originally from the Konya region of Turkey, dervishes are real and their performances are considered both a form of spiritual practice and a tourist attraction you can admire in the main cities of the country. In this article, we will show you the best options to see the traditional Turkish Whirling Dervishes in Istanbul.

Top ten mosques in Istanbul

The Biggest Mosque in Turkey - The Grand Çamlıca Mosque

Istanbul is the capital of a secular state, Turkey, which changed recently its name to Türkiye internationally. Despite its secular tradition, the Ottoman history and the country's Muslim culture have bequeathed it an incredible heritage in the form of mosques. In this article you will find our top ten mosques in Istanbul, to offer the best information for those who love architecture, culture and real local vibe.