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Suru Valley
Kargil is a part of Suru Valley and this valley forms the mainstay of Kargil district. Situated on the north-eastern foothills of the great Himalayan Wall, the valley extends 140 km beyond the town of Kargil to the Penzi la pass which is the entrance of the Zanskar Valley. The valley is picturesque ... More

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Mulbekh Chamba
Mulbekh, located 45 km east of Kargil is an area dominated by the Buddhists structures. Situated inside Mulbekh Camba is the 9 m high sculpture of Maitreya, the future Buddha and is a must see place to visit. The sculpture dates back to 7th and 8th century when Buddhist missionaries from east Himala... More
Mulbekh Monastery
On the way to Kargil from Leh lies the Mulbekh Monastery. Located on top of a cliff, the monastery has relics of many Buddhist monks along with the 9 m long relief idol of Maitreya Buddha, which dates backs to the 8th century. The idol is believed to have brought by missionaries of Ladakh who introd... More
Rangdum Monastery
At a distance of about 160 km from Kargil lies the Rangdum monastery. Located at an altitude of 3,657 meters, on the top of the mountain outcropping of rocks, the monastery structure gives more of an impression of an ancient fort that towers and safeguards the valley. The main highlight of the monas... More
Sani Monastery
Situated on the way to Kargil, about 6 km to the west of Padum is the Sani Monastery. Also known as Turtot Gyat, the monastery is one among the 8 most sacred places of the Buddhists. Built by the Emperor Kanishka during 2nd century, the monastery is visited by most of the Luminaries of Himalayan Bud... More
Shergol Cave monastery
Located in the picturesque Shergol village, about 40 km from Kargil is the Cave Monastery. Placed at the centre of the mountain, the monastery gives an impression of being hanging out of the mountain. Though the monastery is small yet has some interesting and beautiful frescoes keeping visitors occu... More

Adventure (1)

Kargil in Ladakh is one of the popular destinations for trekkers. This mountainous district that lies at a great height offers excellent area for those who love trekking and mountain climbing. Without trekking, a tour to Kargil would be incomplete. Best time to trek is during June to October. Padum ... More

Miscellaneous (1)

Padum, a significant pilgrimage destination of Jammu and Kashmir is located 240 km from Kargil. It is the largest and administrative centre of Zanskar sub-division of Kargil district. It is a worth place to visit for those inclining towards discovering ancient traditions of Buddhism. Apart from its ... More
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