Tanoura Folkloric Show in Cairo

Immerse in Cairo’s Traditional Folkloric Show



Ready for a Night of Tanoura and Whirling Dervishes?

What to Expect

Embark on a journey into the heart of Cairo’s cultural heritage at Wekalet El Ghouri with a verified local tour in Egypt, a historic site dating back to 1504 AD, nestled beside Khan Al-khalili Bazaar. Join me for an enchanting evening filled with the mesmerizing Tanoura show and the captivating Whirling Dervish performance—an ode to Egyptian folk music and traditional arts. Immerse yourself in three hours of oriental entertainment that promises to be a rich tapestry of rhythms and movements.


  1. Wekalet El Ghouri Arrival (6:30 pm):
    • Our adventure begins at the iconic Wekalet El Ghouri, where history and culture converge. Arrive at 6:30 pm, and let the evening unfold.
  2. Tanoura Dance Extravaganza (7 pm – 8 pm):
    • Be captivated by the mesmerizing Tanoura Dance troupe, a group that weaves a tapestry of movement and color, bringing Egyptian folklore to life.
  3. Whirling Dervish Show (8 pm – 9 pm):
    • Immerse yourself in the Spiritual Whirling Dervish performance (Darwish), a truly special presentation offering a glimpse into Egypt’s mystical heritage.
  4. Culmination and Farewell (9 pm):
    • The evening culminates with the rhythmic and spiritual finale of our cultural journey. Take a moment to absorb the enchanting atmosphere before bidding farewell to this captivating experience.

What’s Included

  • expert guiding
  • entrance fee
  • 3h of entertainment

It does not include

  • pick-up and drop-off
  • food and drinks

Children Policy

Important Details

Duration: 3h
Type: Local Living Experience
Runs: Every Wednesday and Saturday
Meeting Place: Wekalet El Ghouri

Experience the captivating Tanoura and Whirling Dervish show at Wekalet El Ghouri, an ancient site in Old Cairo dating back to 1504 AD. Be mesmerized by the rhythmic enchantment of the Egyptian folk music and the enthralling performances. Immerse yourself in three hours of oriental entertainment, embracing Egypt’s rich cultural heritage through the Tanoura Dance troupe and the Spiritual Whirling Dervish presentation. I am a local guide in Egypt and I will arrange your trip to nourish your mind and soul.

Your Guide

Alaa Ezzat

Book Experience
Why Book this Tour?

Tanoura & whirling dervish show

Explore ancient Wekalet El Ghouri Venue

Capturing beautiful shots

Cultural and spiritual traditions memorable evening

Understand new concepts of Egypt's culture

Meeting Place

Cairo, Egypt

3 ش محمد عبده الازهر تقاطع ش الأزهر وش، Al Moez Ldin Allah Al Fatmi, El-Darb El-Ahmar, Cairo Governorate 4293020, Egypt


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