Lamayuru Monastery , Kargil
About Lamayuru Monastery
Located about 125 kms from Leh, Lamayuru Monastery houses beautiful wall paintings, murals, statues and has a history that is rich and varied. Located on the Leh-Srinagar highway, the monastery is promoted as 'moonscape', thanks to its 'lunar' landscape. The drive through this monastery is wonderful, watch out for mountains with their stunning displays of colors you'd have never imagined mountains would have.