Back in the days of the Turkish Sultans the main form of entertainment was our spell binding Turkish dancing. Alanya Turkish Night transports you and your family back to old times. Feel like a Sultan as you feast on a traditional Turkish dinner before being entertained by our amazing dance performers. The evening itself takes place in a 13th century Sarapsa Han Caravanserai (an old inn on the silk road.) The setting, coupled with the amazing dances and sumptuous food make this experience a must for those of you wanting to experience how life was like for the Sultans of this region.
Alanya Turkish Night begins when you arrive at our 13th century traditional inn which in Turkish we call Sarapsa Han Caravanserai. Back in the days of the silk road it was places like this where the rich traders and sultans would go to relax and enjoy some entertainment. IT is now your turn to follow in their footsteps and live the life of ancient Turkish royalty. Tonight you will enjoy a traditional Turkish buffet the likes of which have been served for generations. Please feel free to go for more food and drinks but we advise you don’t get too full. Once the music begins and the dancing starts you will be tempted to get up and join in as the atmosphere takes over.
Following our dinner the dancing spectacle begins. Our team of professional dancers will perform various different dance routines including representations from Anatolia, Mediterranean, Black Sea and Aegean. Each dance has a specific meaning and story associated with their region. There will also be a awe inspiring fire dance and the highlight for many of the evening comes when we celebrate a Turkish wedding. Definitely an occasion to remember so make sure you remember your camera. Where else can you be a part of such special occasions?
This is a fantastic experience for those looking to see more of our hospitable culture and for those looking to enjoy our famous music and dance. A great experience for all the family, this 5 hour tour includes return transport to and from you hotel in Alanya. A dinner fit for a sultan is laid on for you to enjoy and there is a free flow bar. All of your needs are taken care of, so sit back, relax and marvel as our amazing local dancers transport you back in time.
Have you ever wondered what it was like to be a Turkish Sultan? Well now you need wonder no more. Join our Alanya Turkish Night for an unforgettable opportunity to live, eat and be entertained like traditional Turkish royalty. You will feast on an amazing array of local delicacies before sitting back and being entertained by our phenomenal , local dance troupe. With different dances representing different regions of Turkey this evening will captivate you in awe and transport you back to the glory days of the silk road.
Your evening begins when our friendly driver will come and collect you from your hotel in Alanya and drive you to Silk Road Inn.
The main attraction of the evening comes when our dancers and performers take to the stage. Folk dances, oriental shows, a fire show, the famous dervish or semah as we call them and Caucasian dances will enthral you. Each dance has a special meaning and history. Our traditional music will fill the air and it won’t be long until you are tapping your feet and clapping along to the rhythms. Some dances are difficult and best observed but some can be learnt in a shirt space of time so feel free to join in.
A highlight for many of our guests is of course the traditional Turkish Wedding Ceremony. During this part of our events, 2 dancers take the leads of bride and groom. In a poetic ceremony you will get the chance to see what a local wedding ceremony is like. You will become part of the family for the night as we celebrate in true local style. Dancing and singing the night away in a unique setting with new friends.
Dinner & Drinks
With all the excitement of the dances and wedding ceremony it is easy to forget that this tour also includes a fantastic spread of local food and drinks. Eat and drink to your hearts content. Everything is included in the price including local beers and wines. You will feat like a sultan but don’t eat too much as there’s plenty of dancing to be done after the dinner.
The whole event takes about 5 hours and after your feet can dance no more your driver will be on hand to transfer you back to your hotel in Alanya.