Top things to do in South of Padum

Buddhist Monastery in South of Padum

Bardan Gompa

Bardan Gompa is a fortress-like monastery with a spectacular setting atop a rocky outcrop commanding an S-bend in the Lugnak Valley. The main prayer hall retains some ancient murals and is accessed via an appealing …
Buddhist Monastery in South of Padum

Phuktal Gompa

A spectacular 2½-hour walk from Cha is amply rewarded by the sight of this 15th-century monastery, hanging miraculously on a cliff face beneath a gaping cave entrance. The first glimpse is from the monastery guestho…