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Spring Carnival Hidrellez

Spring Carnival Hidrellez

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I’m an Istanbul lover musician. I’ve been in many countries in the world and i always love to be in the festivals and carnivals. The learning process of humankind is based on experiences in my opinion. That’s why i like to go deep in the cities and try to experience it somehow.
Taylan
Taylan
Taylan
Taylan

What we’ll do

“Hidrellez” It’s a celebration of spring on 5th of May every year. It’s a pagan carnival that has been celebrating for thousands of years. Gipsy community celebrating this day by making traditional music, dance and drink on the streets of old Roman neighbourhood close to Sultanahmet in Istanbul where they live. We’ll taste street food, drink local wine and enjoy traditional live dance music from…

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Some delicious snacks.

What to bring

Comfortable shoes

Where you'll be

We will meet in Sultanahmet then walk to the neighbourhood. We will stop on some delcious authentic streetfood points when we get the neighborhood. After that we are going to get our local drinks then we’ll flow into the streets of festival by music and joy.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
Taylan
Spring Carnival Hidrellez
New experience
$48/person
New experience
$48/person