- Address: Mulbekh, Jammu & Kashmir, India, Kargil
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Statue, Family And Kids, Architecture , Monastery
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 Drukpa and Gelugpa schools. The tall, calming and inspiring Maitreya Buddha statue overlooks the National Highway 1D between Leh and Kargil. The Monastery has beautiful and intricate wall paintings and houses some prized relics, ancient inscriptions and frescoes. A must visit while in Kargil.
Mulbekh Monastery Travel Tips
- Ask locals about the best time to visit the monastery.
- Dress modestly.
- Please maintain the tranquillity of the place.
Mulbekh Monastery Hours
- Please enquire before your visit.
How to Reach Mulbekh Monastery
- Mulbekh bus stop
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95% of people who visit Kargil include Mulbekh Monastery in their plan
28.57% of people start their Mulbekh Monastery visit around 8 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Mulbekh Monastery
66.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mulbekh Monastery