Top Pick

Diskit Monastery

#Monastery in Leh / Ladakh
Diskit Monastery in Leh / Ladakh

Another notable religious community well known for its brainy wall paintings is Diskit Monastery, arranged in the Nubra Valley in Ladakh. It was established in the fourteenth century by Changzem Tsera Zangpo.
Concealed by elevated slopes, the religious community appeals the vacationers from everywhere throughout the world with its stunning engineering outlines, quiet environment, and the flawless Buddha statues.

Special in Diskit Monastery: Prayer service in the morning

How is the weather at Diskit Monastery

Get a free call from our travel expert

Leh / Ladakh
Jammu & Kashmir, India
Best time to visit Leh / Ladakh: 
Ticket / Cost / Expenses:
Time people usually spend here:
0.5 hours
Altitude / Height:
11545 feet
Latitude / Longitude:
34.5409623°N, 77.5604145°E
Distance from Leh / Ladakh city center to Diskit Monastery
-- km
Click for map, exact distance and time

Search best hotels in Leh / Ladakh

Read traveller's reviews about Diskit Monastery..

Overall Rating:4.7

  '5' out of 5
"A very beautiful and peaceful place. You can enjoy the scenic beauty of the Himalaya and meditate in the quiet under the magnificent statue of Gautam Buddha. It's generally quite isolated and quiet. The panoramic views are brilliant and breathtaking. "
  '5' out of 5
"I went there in September '15. There are less than 100 steps but you can't make easily. When you go on the top you can see 360 view. Awesome!! You can see full Nubra valley. Nice wall paintings over there and those were being restored. This monastery is very old and big in this region. Must visit!!"
  '4' out of 5
"A must visit place in Ladakh. Fully different nature tone from any other part of Ladakh!"
  '4' out of 5
"Hill on both the sides and river in the middle. Snow painting the mountains. Awesome view of valley from top of Gompa. "
  '5' out of 5
"Fantastic (huge) statue of Lord Buddha. Breathtaking panoramic view of nubra valley."

Other exciting places to visit in Leh / Ladakh

Things to eat in Leh / Ladakh

Souvenirs to buy from Leh / Ladakh

Ask your questions and get answers from travellers

Content of this page was last updated at Sep 28, 2016