Ladakh is popular for its innumerable, incredible & beautiful monasteries! Some in ruins while others are still inhabited, running as educational and religious centers. Most of the Ladakh monasteries are situated on the hilltop. Their architecture is a perfect blend of Buddhist and Tibetan shills. It is no exaggeration that these gompas are cultural and architectural delight, engraved with ancient texts, manuscripts, exquisitely carved wood work and icons of silver and gold paintings etc. Nowadays, some of monasteries in Ladakh have started to offer staying facility for tourists. The monasteries of Ladakh are what give the region its unique flavor and beauty. These monasteries are a must visit over Ladakh tour.