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Alchi Choskor Monastery

Alchi Road | Alchi Village, Leh 194101, India
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A very special place

Not only is this an ancient set of temples, it is also a unique place for old Buddhist paintings... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India

Exceptional 11th century painting. Worth to travel and see; even if conservation is hectic. You'll... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Alchi Road | Alchi Village, Leh 194101, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not only is this an ancient set of temples, it is also a unique place for old Buddhist paintings and a variety of temples you will not see anywhere else in the world. For some, it arouses an energetic connection as many old Buddhist masters...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Exceptional 11th century painting. Worth to travel and see; even if conservation is hectic. You'll see a unique example of an Hindou influenced boudhist monastery.

Thank Boris A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place in on the bank of Indus river. The monument ,I was told was built in11 th century and all the paintings on wall are since than untouched by any restoration activities . Very beautiful and very interesting .

Thank Rajnish K S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This one is the oldest monastery in Leh Ladakh , one need to come 70 km towards Srinagar road , drive is very good , Monastery is very old and it's different kind of paintings , a must visit place

Thank anjan_mukherjee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OLD monastery ,good paintings, 1100 years old, the sindu river flows behind, awesome sight, a good place to visit

Thank Krishnan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alchi choskor Monastery is one of the beautiful among the monastery in Ladakh. if you you go to Leh don't miss to visit there. it has very nice paintings and architect which offer you a magical experiences if you inter into and around the periphery...More

Thank oumreikijayan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a part of Alchi itself, there are two temples in the monastry and both are must visit. Paintings are just mesmerizing. Dont miss it!!

Thank ChauhanRuchi
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Its one of the oldest monastery in ladakh and well maintained, few kms away from srinagar-leh highway. Drive from leh is breathtaking (as is true for all the destinations in ladakh) and if are on a day trip from leh i.e. want to return to...More

Thank Vikrant S
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Another "must" visit in your trip to Leh - Ladakh. Beautiful. Famous for its paintings. Located on top on a hill - breath-taking !

1  Thank 123MmJj123
Reviewed 10 February 2017

its uniqueness lies in its small scale and its color ful little verandahs. a bit difficult to access but worth it.

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