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Alchi Choskor Monastery

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

A different style of monastery,Alchi is called the Alchi Choskor meaning enclave . It's a series of low temples in open terrain. The only monastery we visited on flat terrain,the path is through a village with tons of souveneir stands & a couple of restaurants....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away within the lush locales of Alchi Village on the banks of the captivating River Indus, the Alchi Monastery is located on flat ground. The Monastery is located 70 km from the main city on the bank of River Indus. There are a lot...More

Thank Lovers_paradise
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Alchi Monastery in Alchi village in Leh is located on the south bank of the River Indus at an altitude of 3100 meters (10200 ft) 70 km westward of Leh. The village is in the high altitude rain shadow area of the Ladakh.The artistic...More

Thank royjay2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely monastery, probably the only one where you dont have to climb the slopes, rather you will go little down through a lovely village. A very friendly vendors of Himachal and Kashmere. Would love to see the beautiful decorative pieces at a nice price...More

Thank debasis2k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to visit the Alchi Monastery but did not enter as the cues were too long to enter. The village attracts so many tourists, with many shops and stalls to browse in. We could hardly find parking with our motorcycles. Best to go early...More

Thank MarthieRaphael
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Monastery campus is big to take a look. It is located next to river. Path to monastery is dotted with shops selling souvenirs and there are many cafes at the entrance. We had food in one of the cafe which offers authentic Ladakhi cousine. We...More

Thank sonal s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Little different..way to monastery has lot of shops and restaurants..indus can b seen at the back of monastery..u can click good pics there

Thank ShuchiJ12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Monastery is very OK, but the surroundings are beautiful. Lots of Cafe's and shopping. Also you have the Indus flowing behind.

Thank nishant982
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

A nice place to visit and look around. Lots of history and other temples to see in the same area. Monks wander around and are happy to chat to you about the temples

Thank G1naM
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Amidst the high mountains this monastery attracts people from far who come here to seek the peace and the sense of contentment . The ancient monastery holds you in spell by its beauty - the well kept place located in the village offers the food...More

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