Art and Cultural Attractions in Kargil

Kargil Art and Cultural Activities

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Kargil is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Kargil a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Kargil.

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    Top Art and Cultural Places in Kargil to Visit

    Discover the local culture and art of Kargil.

  • Mulbekh Monastery

    #1 of 6 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Kargil
    Mulbekh Monastery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Statue, Tourist Center

    Address: Mulbekh, Jammu & Kashmir, India

    Situated around 45 kilometres from Kargil, the Mulbekh Monastery is known for its two gompas (Buddhist fortifications of learning) and a 9 metre tall statue of Maitreya Buddha. The gompas belong to Dr...Read more

  • Kargil Market

    #2 of 6 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Kargil
    Kargil Market

    Tags: Entertainment, Tourist Center, Market, Street Market

    Address: Kargil, Jammu & Kashmir, India

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Situated in the heart of Kargil, the Kargil Market is a lively place. Historically speaking, the bazaar evolved as a significant trading centre along the silk trade route. Traders and travellers used ...Read more

  • Phuktal Monastery

    #3 of 6 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Kargil
    Phuktal Monastery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Library

    Address: Lungnak Valley of Zanskar, Kargil, Jammu & Kashmir.

    Timings: 04:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Phuktal Gonpa is a Buddhist monastery and is located in the remote Lungnak Valley of Zanskar. Built over 2550 years ago, the monastery is constructed around a natural cave. The Phuktal Monastery h...Read more

  • Sani Monastery

    #4 of 6 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Kargil
    Sani Monastery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Historical Site, Statue

    Address: Sani, Jammu & Kashmir, India

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The beautiful Sani Monastery is among the oldest religious centres of Tibetan Buddhism in Ladakh and Zanskar regions. It is situated in Sani village which lies on the way to Kargil. Belonging to the D...Read more

  • Pashkum

    #5 of 6 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Kargil

    Tags: Art And Culture, Village, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Pashkum, Kargil District, Jammu & Kashmir

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located around 15 kilometres from Kargil, Pashkum is situated on the way to Leh. A beautiful and mesmerizing place, Pashkum is a historical village with intriguing ruins of castles on hillocks. These ...Read more

  • Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum

    #6 of 6 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Kargil
    Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum, Munshi Enclave, 147, Goma Rd, Balti Bazar Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir 194103

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Opened in the year 2004, the Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum is a family-operated museum dedicated to preserving the life and legacy of a silk route trader- Munshi Aziz Bhat, a trader, visionary, patriot and ...Read more

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