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Hodjapasha Cultural Center

Hoca Pasa Mh. Hocapasa Hamami Sokak 3, | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
+90 212 511 46 26
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1. Dervish Experience : Live Show & Exhibition : Everyday Tuesday , Thursday , Saturday and Sunday at 19:00 Price: 70 TL / Free hot and cold beverages. 2. Rhythm of the Dance :Featuring variety of charming folkloric dances of Anatolia combined with exotic Oriental dances and Ottoman Palace dances. Every Tuesday & Saturday at 21:00 Price : 110 TL / Free hot and cold beverages.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“dance show” (75 reviews)
“front row seats” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hoca Pasa Mh. Hocapasa Hamami Sokak 3, | Sirkeci, Istanbul 34410, Turkey
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"religious experience"
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"turkey"
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"turkish delight"
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Reviewed 29 January 2012

We went here not expecting much and even came to heard of it through the pamphlets placed in our hotels..I was surprised to see the event was a full house not even a single seat was empty. The show involves 90 minutes performances of various...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2012

Turkish dance night at hodjapasha was a good experience however l liked the whirling derwishes much better.

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Reviewed 29 January 2012

By far the best traditional dance show I have seen on a vacation, ever. The dancers were great, very skilled and the live band accompanying the show were nothing short of fantastic. Such great energy and vibe is rare in this type of show. When...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2012

Nice location. lovely the music and dancers were excellent,

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Reviewed 24 January 2012

This is one of the cherished 90 minutes in our stay at Istanbul. The dances and the music was mind-blowing. The dancers were amazing and it portrayed a good picture about the different type of turkish dances

3  Thank Karthikeyan B
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Reviewed 22 January 2012

I didn't expect much but I am very happy to say that the evening was wonderful. Excellent dancers. I have to admit that I have never found belly dancers interesting but changed my mind and they even have male belly dancer that is excellent. The...More

1  Thank LaStef42
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Reviewed 22 January 2012

whirling dervishes were very attractive. Our children wants to learn their philosophy and culture. Interesting show. must see !

4  Thank David K
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Reviewed 16 January 2012

We enjoyed seeing the different dances of various regions of Turkey. A very good peformance, we loved Turkish music!

Thank Nora R
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Reviewed 15 January 2012

Turkish dance refers to the folk dances of Turkey. On the border between Europe and the Middle East, facing three seas, ... Karsilamas: (a kind of wedding music)

1  Thank Shakil786
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Reviewed 15 January 2012

It was beautiful, touched me very deeply. Cameras are not allowed and you should not clap or applaud. Its a sort of prayer.

Thank Jo S
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Dina N
17 September 2017|
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Response from None of Y | Reviewed this property |
No picture-taking allowed. People who 'forget' this rule get a reminder by way of a laser-pointer. Just put away the camera, enjoy the event, and let other people enjoy the event without constant camera fidgeting moves.
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Aleena-Ray33
13 June 2017|
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Response from Poitier P | Reviewed this property |
yes, but during peak season you'll be put on the waiting list, hence insecure
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Aleena-Ray33
11 June 2017|
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Response from Poitier P | Reviewed this property |
well they only have shows in the evening (I think). No point opening during day time & do nothing there
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