Saturday, 20 July 2024

Culture Route Festival

The events to be organized within the scope of the Culture Route Festival will take place in these venues and will give visitors the opportunity to explore and experience this unique city.


Konya is one of the cities included in the 2024 program of the Culture Route Festival. The Konya stage, which will take place between 21 - 29 September 2024, will showcase the riches of this historical and cultural city through artistic events and shows. Konya is known as the spiritual capital of Anatolia and hosts the legacy of important Sufi figures such as Mevlana Celaleddin-i Rumi. The events to be held within the scope of the festival are designed to make visitors feel this mystical atmosphere of Konya.


In the Konya foot of the festival, there will be many different artistic activities such as music, theatre, dance shows and exhibitions. These events will bring together both local artists and international names, encouraging cultural dialogue and interaction. In addition, special events such as thematic tours, art workshops and whirling dervishes reflecting Konya's rich history and culture will make the festival's program in this city even more special.


Konya's cultural heritage fascinates its visitors with its striking natural beauties, as well as historical places such as Mevlana Museum, Alaeddin Hill, İnce Minareli Madrasah. The events to be organized within the scope of the Culture Route Festival will take place in these venues and will give visitors the opportunity to explore and experience this unique city.

The events will include panels explaining Mevlana's thoughts and Sufism, gastronomy workshops introducing Konya's traditional cuisine, and concerts performing ancient musical forms of Anatolia. This diversity means that the festival is expected to attract not only art and culture enthusiasts, but also those interested in history, philosophy and gastronomy.