The Gompa Trail – Monasteries in Leh Ladakh Leh is the base for Gompa hopping and there are as many as nine Monasteries in Leh within striking range!Belonging to all the different sects of Tibetan…

Ladakh, for most of us is a great place for an adventurous summer vacation, but Ladakh in winters is far more beautiful and adventurous amongst many of the travelers. Icy cold winds and snow covered…

Lamayuru (བླ་མ་གཡུང་དྲུང་དགོན་པ་), situated at an altitude of 2957m, 127kms west of Leh on Leh-Srinagar highway. Lamayuru is also called as Gyung Drung, after the Ladakhi word for the swastika. History: Alchi is known to be…
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Located 20 kms to the east of Leh. It is also spelt as Tikse, Thiksay or Thikse. This is a hilltop monastery on the road to Hemis, north of River Indus. Around eighty monks live…

Shanti Stupa situated on hill top of Changspa. Located in the outskirts of the Leh town, the north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It was built in 1991 by a Japenese Budhist Monk, Gyomyo…