Travel the scenic mountain road to Likir Gompa, nestled at a high altitude with memorable views of the surrounding lofty landscape. One of the oldest monasteries in the region, the original structure supposedly dated back almost 1,000 years, when it was constructed by King Lhachen Gyalpo. Since then, it has undergone destruction and reconstruction. Observe the gigantic golden statue of the Buddha, visible from far away as you approach, and once at the monastery, venture on to the roof for outstanding views across the hills. To visit Likir Gompa on your holiday in Leh, and find out what else Leh has to offer, use our Leh travel route planning tool .
Tours to Likir Gompa
Private Custom Excursion Tour to Likir from Leh with Guide BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $27
Duration: 8 hours
Trekking in Ladakh BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $650
Duration: 7 days
Likir Gompa Reviews
We visited Likir as a prt of Sham valley tour. The place is approximately 60 km from Leh and a small detour from Leh Srinagar Highway. We visited the place around noon time and we could see nobody wit... more »
В музее множество древних реликвий, очень впечатляет! Стоимость посещения всего 20 рупий. Снимать нельзя ) more »The museum has a lot of ancient relics, very impressive! The cost of a visit is only 20 rupees. You can't take it off)
This is a really historic and worth seeing gompa. The museum is small but well maintained.
Likir Monetary on Dosmochae (monks mask dance)
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