Tsemo Gompa

sights / Religious

Tsemo Gompa information

Location
Leh , India
Prices
admission ₹30
Opening hours
7.30am-6pm
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Directly beneath the Tsemo Fort ruins, Namgyal Tsemo Gompa consists of two little 15th-century temple buildings. One enshrines an 8m-tall gold-faced Maitreya, the other is a more atmospheric Gonkhang of protector deities. Access on foot is by a steep, dusty path from Leh Palace or by concreted path from Chubi. Road access is a 3km loop from the Polo Ground, some 600m off the Nubra Road.