Istanbul Cultural Workshops & Art Tours
Art workshops All Year Long / Group or Private

Welcome to Istanbul - Our company is recommended in Lonely Planet guide book & trusted since 2000. Here you can see the list of our Cultural Tours & Art Workshops in Istanbul

Whirling Dervish Ceremony in Istanbul
The ritual of the Mevlevi sect, known as the sema, is a religious ritual performed by Muslim priests in a prayer trance to Allah.

General Information about Sufism - Whirling Dervish Ceremony - Live Sufi Music..

20.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

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Traditional Marbling - Ebru Lessons in Istanbul
Marbled paper, called ebru in Turkish, was used extensively in the binding of books and within the calligraphic panels in Turkey. 

2 Hours of workshop with a professional Ebru Artist - All equipments are provided - Group Classes are also available

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


6 Days Ebru - Marbling Course Programme
Marbled paper, called ebru in Turkish, was used extensively in the binding of books and within the calligraphic panels in Turkey. 

The aim of this course is to teach the history and the application techniques of Turkish Ebru Art..

420.00 EUR per adult.

Available all year long.

Turkish Tile - Ceramic Workshops & Tours
Turkey is famous with the traditional Ottoman Style of tile designs and we will take you to a journey on seeing nice examples.

Visiting Tile workshops in Istanbul - Blue Mosque - Rustempasa Mosque visit to see the tile works - Iznik visit is optional

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 10:30


Calligraphy Lessons in Istanbul
Ottoman Turkish calligraphy is associated with geometric Islamic art on the walls and ceilings of mosques as well as on the page.

1.5 Hours of workshop with a professional Calligrapher - All equipments are provided - Group Classes are also available

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Turkish Cooking Lessons and Food Tours
Turkish cuisine is the similar version of Ottoman cuisine with some additionals from Middle East, Balkanian & mediterranian cuisines.

Learn to Cook Traditional Home Made Turkish Foods - Learn to Make Turkish Coffe - Lunch - Spice Market Visit

70.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 13:00


Turkish Art Workshops in Istanbul
Learn the variety of Turkish Arts in Sultanahmet while you are spending your vacation. Marbling - Calligraphy - Tiles - Miniatures.

Our local artist will show you introductory lessons in all Traditional Turkish Arts like Calligraphy - Ebru - Tile Design - Pottery

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Turkish Belly & Gypsy Dance Workshops in Istanbul
With our professional teachers you will be able to learn the basic or advanced techniques about belly dance and Gypsy Dance

Traditional Gypsy Dance - Group or Private Lessons
Dance Studio in Galata - Taksim area.

70.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Survival Turkish Lessons for Travellers
It is always useful to speak basic Turkish if you will be travelling in Turkey or living as a foreigner in Istanbul.

Basic Turkish Language Class - Long term private Turkish Lessons - Flexible class hours -  Turkish lessons in Sultanahmet

40.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Turkish Music Instrument Workshops
Workshops focused in Traditional Turkish musical instruments and Turkish Music history.

In our Workshop; we are providing Ney - Kanun - Kemence - Ud and Tanbur lessons from professional musicians

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 16:30


Photography Tours in Istanbul
In this tour our guides will take you to the sites that are not touristic and in here you will feel the real istanbul

Unkapani District - Golden Horn Area - Book Handlers 
Greek - Armenian- Jewish Quarters -

80.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 10:30


Turkish Henna Workshops & Designs in Istanbul
Ottoman Turkish henna designs. It is an important part of the weddings & special ceremonies.

1.5 Hours of workshop with a professional Henna Artist - All equipments are provided - Group Classes are also available

25.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Contemporary Art Tours in Istanbul
All year long you can see exhibitons, contemporary art galleries and art museums and activities of Art in Istanbul.

Visiting Contemporary Art Galleries in Beyoglu - Tophane - Nisantasi - Sisli - Istanbul Modern Art Museum

70.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 10:30


Turkish Miniature & Watercolor Painting Lesson
Turkish miniature painting of the Ottoman period occupies a special place in the history of Islamic painting.

We give beginner, intermediate & advanced level of traditional Turkish Miniature & Watercolor painting lessons.

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Sedef - Mother of Pearl Wood Inlay Workshop
Sedef Art; the shining, playful, and reflected light of mother of pearl has attracted the attention of human beings.

2 Hours of workshop with a professional artist. - All equipments are provided - Group Classes are also available

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Ottoman - Turkish Felt Making Workshops ( Kece )
Felt is a non-woven cloth that is produced by matting, condensing and pressing woollen fibres.

In the lesson you will make the whole stages of a Felt making process and by the evening, you will be able to finish 1 item.

120.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:00


Turkish Style Wood Block Printing Lessons
Woodblock printing on textiles is the process of printing patterns on textiles by means of incised wooden blocks.

2  Hours of workshop with a professional Wood Block Printing workshop. All equipments are provided by us.

65.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 10:30


Sahabe Tombs & Islamic Tours in Istanbul
Istanbul is the center of religion for centuries. After the ottoman period Islamic Religion spreaded througout the city.

Suleymeniye Mosque  - Eyup Sultan Mosque -  Sahabe Tombs - Old Istanbul city walls.

75.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 08:30


Lectures About Sufism & Islam
In this lectures ; We will try to find answer to your questions and explain you the general essences.


What are the doctrines of  Rumi - What does " Dervish " mean in Sufism  - How is the family life of a Sufi Dervish ?

20.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Starting at 18:30


Turkish Coffe and Turkish Tea Workshop
It this workshop, you will learn how to make Turkish Coffe - Turkish Tea and you will make a sightseeing tour in the Spice Market - Local Food Market and Eminonu Area .

Learn and Taste Turkish Coffe and Turkish Tea - Visit Spice Bazaar and Old Markets - Eminonu - Sirkeci Are

35.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 10:00 - 14:00


Jewish Heritage & Synagogue Tours in Istanbul
In the Ottoman Empire, one ruler extended an immediate welcome to the persecuted Jews of Spain.He was the Sultan Bayazid II.

Ashkenazi Synagogue - Neve Salom Synagogue - Ahrida Synagogue - Jewish Museum - Balat Jewish Quarter

100.00 EUR per adult.

Available daily.

Departure at 08:15




Wedding Photographer Service Istanbul

We are providing professional wedding photography service for the couples marrying in istanbul.

Wedding photos will be taken with nice panaromic scenes and in the wedding venue evening in istanbul.

590.00 EUR per ticket.

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Football Game Evenings in Istanbul


The Turkish League games are very interesting and entertaining for the guests that visits istanbul

Galatasaray - Fenerbahce - Besiktas and other turkish team's game tickets and tours available

50.00 EUR per ticket.

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Monthly Group Marbling Course Programme
Marbled paper, called ebru in Turkish, was used extensively in the binding of books and within the calligraphic panels in Turkey. 

The aim of this course is to teach the history and the application techniques of Turkish Ebru Art..

200.00 EUR per adult.

Available all year long.