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A unique Istanbul experience combining travel & dance & music.

Welcome to Istanbul. This is where Asia meets with Europe and the cultures clash...

The rhythm beats here 24/7. You will indulge in an exotic, unique and unforgettable tale...

One week group program runs once a month..
One Week Program

Short programs on private basis available throughout year..
Short Breaks

Travel to Turkey to experience first hand culture of this amazing country. This is not just a tour but much more...

Oriental Dances and Belly Dancing
Turkish Folk Dances (Gypsy Dance, Aegean, Black Sea regional dance)
Introduction to Turkish & Arabic Rhythms and Instruments

Workshops are open to for both ladies and gents

- Ayasofia Museum (once a church, then a mosque, now a museum)
- Topkapi Palace (The amazing palace of Ottoman Emperors, treasury and harem sections)
- Underground Cistern (Mystical atmosphere of water storage of the old city)
- Hippodrome (where the chariots raced in Byzantine times)
- Grand Bazaar (the largest covered bazaar of the world with hundreds of shops)
- Spice Market (Also known as Egyptian Bazaar – full of spices and authentic food & goods)
- Uskudar & Kadikoy (Jewels of the Asian side of Istanbul)
- Bosphorus (enjoy a nice cruise along the strait watching palaces)
- Galata Tower (one of the oldest monuments of city from the Genoeis)

And more...
- chance to perform to audience at the end of classes
- Video shooting of the workshops and the performance
- Professional make up and photo shooting in a studio (a great souvenir)
- Belly Dance Outfit shopping with an expert
- Clubbing in a local bar playing Turkish music
- Dinner & Turkish Night with belly dancing and folk dance shows

Companions are welcomed (without workshops)
Single travellers are welcomed (we pair you for accommodation)


Oriental Istanbul is operated by Unison Turkey.
Çatma Mescit Mah. Mehmet Pehlivan Sok. No: 14/2 Beyoğlu/Istanbul. Telephone: +90 212 2564192
Turkey Contact Burcu Kısakürek Mobile:+90 533 331 2129
UK Contact Betül Kurt Mobile: +44 776 697 3425
Email: info@orientalistanbul.org