About Sakya Tangyud Monastery

A treat for the eyes, Sakya Tangyud Monastery is one of the famed attractions of Spiti. It is situated in the Komic village of Spiti Valley at an altitude of 4520 metres. It is renowned for being one of the highest altitude gompas in India and a centre for Buddhist learning amidst the breathtaking views that surround it.

The monastery is located on the outskirts of the Kibber Wildlife Sanctuary and offers some of the most scintillating views of the valley. The monastery is one of the must see places in Spiti Valley and boasts of features like fortified features decorated with red ochre and mud walls. This is one of the only two monasteries belonging to the Sakya sect which can be found in Spiti Valley.

Location: Kaza, Himachal Pradesh 172114

6 am to 6 pm

Entry fee:
No entry fees
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