We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Main Bazaar, Leh, India
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 70 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 14
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
biggest mosque in ladakh

this is the biggest mosque in ladakh.nearly 350 yrs old.this is in main marke,leh.but it is renovated now.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 26, 2016
raja p
,
Hyderabad, India
Add Photo Write a Review

70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 52: English reviews
Chennai
Level Contributor
624 reviews
233 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a mosque in the middle of the Leh Bazar.. perhaps the history of why and how the mosque came up here is more interesting than the mosque itself.

Helpful?
1 Thank Raghuraman C
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Well maintained and sufficiently warm. Nice interior and people are quite friendly. Hot water is not available (atleast not when I went there).

Helpful?
Thank hasan1210
Swindon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
369 reviews
138 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

A gentle stroll at any time of the day is wonderful, from early morning until late in the evening the whole place thrives on the energy of the vendors and shop keepers. There is always something exciting and fun that will catch your eye.

Helpful?
Thank James B
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

This 350 years old mosque is the biggest one in Ladakh. It's located just at the center of main market.

Helpful?
Thank anisul i
Level Contributor
60 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

masid at this place is very good but at your local place you can find better and well maintained masjid

Helpful?
Thank Anuj C
Hyderabad, India
Level Contributor
521 reviews
361 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

this is the biggest mosque in ladakh.nearly 350 yrs old.this is in main marke,leh.but it is renovated now.

Helpful?
Thank raja p
Delhi, India
Level Contributor
137 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

The most interesting thing about the mosque when one views from the main Leh market is the Monastry which one sees in contrast to it. Its a very centralized place of worship for the Muslim community of Leh.

Helpful?
Thank Sarah_Kaushik
New Delhi, India
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Its a small masjid and like any other. I dis not find anything there that merited a visit. If you are a moslem then its a must see !

Helpful?
Thank Vaishali_Sood
Level Contributor
58 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

The mosque is in the main market. it was built by the king of Leh on order of Aurangzeb, who offered protection in return.

Helpful?
Thank subhrashis a
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
350 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

The mosque is one of the more beautiful in India, and it makes a great picture with the Leh palace in the background.

Helpful?
Thank 96joshuap

Travelers who viewed Jama Masjid - Leh also viewed

 

Been to Jama Masjid - Leh? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Jama Masjid - Leh staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?