Cappadocia Shows & musicals

Our most recommended Cappadocia Shows & musicals

Cappadocia: Turkish Night Show w/ Dinner in a Cave

1. Cappadocia: Turkish Night Show w/ Dinner in a Cave

Start your magical night with a glass of Turkish wine or beer as the Turkish dance performance begins. Be mesmerized by the shimmering costumes and impressive dance moves as traditional belly dancers take to the stage and clap along to the hypnotic rhythms of classic Turkish music, played by live musicians. In between performances, indulge in a delicious dinner of traditional Turkish cuisine, including dessert and a glass of wine. Enjoy traditional dances from various regions of Turkey and be wowed by professional dancers, ornate costumes, and exotic music.

Göreme: Dinner and Folk Show at a Cave Restaurant

2. Göreme: Dinner and Folk Show at a Cave Restaurant

Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Göreme in the evening, and then journey to an amazing cave restaurant located in the stunning rock formations of Cappadocia. Watch a unique folkloric show of traditional dances from different areas of Turkey and journey through the various styles of music and costumes of the nation's regions. Feast on a tasty dinner with unlimited soft and alcoholic drinks as the dancers perform. Marvel at the rhythms of an authentic belly dance after the different folk dances have finished, and become part of the program as you are invited to join in. 

Cappadocia: Whirling Dervish Show Entrance Ticket

3. Cappadocia: Whirling Dervish Show Entrance Ticket

The Dervish show is a real Mevlevi ritual organized in Cappadocia Dervish House with 5 musician, 5 whirling dervish and the captain of the whirling dervishes. You will have an unforgettable hour thanks to Cappadocia whirling dervish show that will fascinate you with both their dance and costumes. The Whirling Dervish Show have 7 parts that have different meaning each and it is presented in two sessions.

1-Hour Show in Cappadocia The Sema: Whirling Dervishes

4. 1-Hour Show in Cappadocia The Sema: Whirling Dervishes

The Sema (whirling dervishes) ceremony represents the mystical journey of man's spiritual ascent through love and his search for truth and perfection. It is believed that once man has returned from his spiritual journey, he can love and be of service to all creatures surrounding him. Tonight, you have the opportunity to experience an authentic Cappadocian ceremony and witness an ancient Turkish ritual. You will be collected from your accommodation in the Avanos, Goreme or Urgup area at approximately 21:00 and transported by luxury air-conditioned transport to the caravanserais, (caravan places). These abodes were built when trade across Turkey in medieval Seljuk times was dependent on camel trains. The buildings provided accommodation for the merchants and stabling for their animals. Today these ancient structures are the site of The Sema. The ceremony lasts for one hour and during this time your friendly and professional English-speaking guide will talk you through the ceremony and introduce you to Serbet, a traditional religious libation. After a the performance, you will be transported back to your accommodation.

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What people are saying about Cappadocia

My sister and I wanted to experience an evening of traditional turkish folk music and dance and there couldn’t be a better experience than this. They provide you with a spread of appetizers and one main dish during the performances. The dancers were very graceful and the routines were mesmerizing to watch. They involved the audience in their acts which was very entertaining. We danced with the performers and other guests. The main dish was delicious and they catered for different food restrictions.

One of the best activities we went for in Cappadocia. Good food, drinks refilled readily, great interactive performance - we had lots of fun! Our guide Murat was fantastic, accommodating to our different pickup/dropoff location request and being attentive to us all night, even explaining parts of the performance. Definitely a must-book when visiting Cappadocia. We also booked the Jeep Safari tour with the same company already, bet it's going to be brilliant too!

Amazing experience, everything was awesome, the place, the food and the performances even more.

Beautiful typical dinner, very cheerful and fulfills what it proposes

Everything was amazing but the food was below average