Attractions & Excursions

Alchi Monastary


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Must see
by John D on 11/29/2023

A must-see, depicting the fusion of Buddhist and Hindu arts in wall paintings from the tenth century. Built by the great translator "Lotsava Rinchen Zangpo", it is said that every painter was...

Small,old and unique temple complex
by MusiciansMum on 10/10/2023

Ancient 11 C small monastery in Alchi village. Completly encircled by prayer wheels.By the side of the river. The extreemly old frescoes are in need of restoration as being affected by damp and are...

Out guide enhanced our appreciation and understanding
by David G on 07/20/2023

The Choskhor complex was fascinating for its history and detailed, fine monastery art. The complex is relatively easy to access, not being high up on a hillside etc Strongly recommended