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Monastery! Peace!

The gompa is located at 40 kms from Leh. Estd in 1664. Very peaceful & calm. Provides an insight of the rich culture!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

The gompa is located at 40 kms from Leh. Estd in 1664. Very peaceful & calm. Provides an insight of the rich culture!

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This beautiful and scenic monastery on the top of a hillock, just away from the main Leh - Pangong lake road at Sakti village must be seen for its architecture.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

The gompa is 40 kms from Leh. Estd in 1664, the gompa is run by the Nyingma pa. Situated on a hillock, it has a honey comb appearance from a distance. Inside, there are several floors, so one should be prepared for climbing some steps and carry a bottle of water. Inside there is a 300 yr old statue of... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The museum over here is real good. But it is bit interior and placed in a village side and you will get a wonderful view to see lush green village from top of the monastry.

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Surat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

While our return from Pangong lake, we visited this monastery on the way. Beautiful farms of the village welcome you before you start on the winding roads to the main monastery. Views from the top of monastery are excellent.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Set up in the midst of beautiful mountains. The place is a must visit. Peace of mind and soul. Keep time in hand and dont rush

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place is must visit. While every monastery as beautiful this has a nice backdrop of mountains which make this even beautiful

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Very colourful and nicely maintained Monastery right on the top of the hill. Nice landscape view, nice greenary and mountains filled with sand like material making this place a really scenic one.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

If you want to visit the amazing Pangong Tso (Lake), have a stop on your way in this out of time and out of touristic place Gompa ... take time to breathe and enjoy the scenary ... joyfull

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Probably my favourite monastery in the Leh area. A stunning place, just love the mountain backdrop and houses and monastery scattered down the hill

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