Samstanling Monastery, Leh

3.9
#13 of 22 in Historic Sites in Leh
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Set against the mountainous backdrop, Samstanling Monastery attracts visitors with its peaceful atmosphere and eye-catching murals adorning the walls of its interior halls. Painted in bright shades of red, orange, and yellow, the shrine is visible from afar and can be reached via a long flight of red stairs. At the entrance of the monastery, you will be greeted by a young boy who blesses the followers and ties threads around visitors' wrists. With our custom trip planner, Leh attractions like Samstanling Monastery can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This monastry is located towards Nubra Valley and built beautifully. This remain snow clad for 5-6 months in a year.  more »
  • Samstanling Gompa is located in Sumur Village in the Nubra Valley of the Ladakh.The Monastery was founded almost 150 years ago. The place is to be found in the middle of pleasant scenic beauty and is....  more »

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