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Nice monastery

The monastery is located in the beauty of leh city with the easy access to reach. Very pleasant and... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
SubishKS
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Tiruchirappalli, India
In and around Leh are at least 10 monasteries

To visit them all in three days would be rushed. The best is to spend some time in each monastery... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
huys25
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Ladakh, Leh, India
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

The monastery is located in the beauty of leh city with the easy access to reach. Very pleasant and calm.

Thank SubishKS
Reviewed 3 November 2016

To visit them all in three days would be rushed. The best is to spend some time in each monastery, see also the museum (e.g. Matho, Stok) and avoid the commercialized Hemis. From the taxi stand in leh you can book a taxi to see...More

1  Thank huys25
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Most of the monesteries are in & around Leh only. It take good 2 days cover all popular one. Though concept wise they are same by locations, views & ambience are completely different. Lamayuru, Hemis & Thiksey are one of the major one. They are...More

Thank F0xtraveller
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Almost all the monasteries are similar looking and yet different in design when looked at closely. Nobody disturbs whether you are mediating, or just sitting idle. The site of priests or the students roaming around in dark mauve Tibetan clothes is very soothing. Ideal for...More

Thank Arun R
Reviewed 6 August 2016

On the way up to Hemis monastery we passed a Buddhidt monk driving down in a Fortuner (cost: 25 lakh). All in all that seemed an apt introduction to this over-commercialized monastery which not only sells entry tickets at nearly double the price of any...More

1  Thank Cojoncio
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Ladakh is full of old heritage spectacular monasteries stretching from Lamayuru in the West and Diskit in the north and Hemis in the South. If you are travelling from Srinagar and visiting leh -Pangong-Nubra you can cover all the famous monasteries. Almost all the monasteries...More

3  Thank lotusdiamond
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

I went to Leh on 24th April 2016 and visited almost all Monasteries before returning back on 30th including Nubra valley, Turtuk and Pangong Tso. Most of the Monasteries lie in the highway to Srinagar, so if we plan in such a way we can...More

6  Thank smbegaraaj
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Monastery circuit is a must do thing in Leh. You get to see the awesome Buddhist culture and hundreds of years of history. The statues, the mural paintings, the architecture... all of them are awesome.

Thank travel_ticker
Reviewed 26 April 2016

when you hold the map of ladakh in your hand, you will see the splendid ladakh has been dotted with these ancient and miraculous monasteries streching from lamayuru in the west to diskit in the north to hemis in the south.There are several monasteries in...More

Thank sahil_manchanda
Reviewed 8 March 2016

I don't need to say anything, if you're in Leh you need to go on this tour. You will be astounded by the beauty.

1  Thank AntiHero79
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