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Why travel Thiksey?

Ladakh is known as land of passes, however, besides visiting one of the highest motorable passes in the world (Khardung La) and camping overnight at a lake 15,000ft above sea level (Pangong Tso), most people go to Leh to visit monasteries in the area. Thiksey Monastery is among the many famous monasteries in Leh.

The famous attractions of Ladakh requires driving through the mountains on the rugged terrains. Visiting Thiksey, that just 19km from Leh, would be a casual change in your itinerary that will not only keep you away from the city crowd but will also fetch you much magnificent views of mountains.

"Potala Palace of India"

A Village in Jammu & Kashmir, India
3261 meters

Interest Measure for Thiksey

63 people have been to Thiksey
Ideal time to stay:  0 - 2 days

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Topography

Height(Altitude) of Thiksey from sea level:  10700 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  34.0461228°N, 77.6718619°E
Ecosystem:  Valley  

Food, Culture and Language at Thiksey

Food Type Available:  Indian, Tibetan 
Regional Language:  Ladakhi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

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Thiksey is a Village located in Jammu & Kashmir, North India.
Planning to travel to Thiksey? Know the weather conditions and the best time to visit Thiksey is 
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The ecosystem and topography of Thiksey is ideal for travel. On your visit to Thiksey you should ideally stay here for 0 - 2 days. Traveller who are interested in activities for 
Culture. 

The most used regional language in Thiksey is Ladakhi. To manage of your travel expenses and cost, the currency you will need is Rupee(INR)

The love for food is the soul of travelling, the different food types available in Thiksey are 

Indian, 
Tibetan 

You have every reason to travel to Thiksey, Ladakh is known as land of passes, however, besides visiting one of the highest motorable passes in the world (Khardung La) and camping overnight at a lake 15,000ft above sea level (Pangong Tso), most people go to Leh to visit monasteries in the area. Thiksey Monastery is among the many famous monasteries in Leh.

The famous attractions of Ladakh requires driving through the mountains on the rugged terrains. Visiting Thiksey, that just 19km from Leh, would be a casual change in your itinerary that will not only keep you away from the city crowd but will also fetch you much magnificent views of mountains.

All the places to see and tourist activities are listed here.

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