Lamayuru in Ladakh is famous for the Lamayuru Gompa or the famous monastery in the Lamayuru region. It is hard to say whether the monastery is named after the place or the place got its name from the monastery. Lamayuru is believed to be the oldest and the biggest Gompa situated in Ladakh. In this monastery, a total of 150 monks live as permanent residents.
The region lies at an altitude of 3510 meters. A tour of Lamayuru Gompa is an essential part of a visit to Leh and Ladakh, along with the world-famous monument in the Kargil district. A huge celebration occurs during the sacred Tsechu festival in Lamayuru. The colorful dance and drums beating fill the air during the festival and make the whole area abuzz with merriment. Lamayuru is a beautiful place where people come to explore the silence of the Himalayas. The tranquility of the Himalayas has invoked a kind of awe in all the travelers and continues to do so, with every passing day, while standing erect with all its mysterious charm.
There are several tour packages available for tourists who would like to visit the place during the festivals and enjoy the unique essence of the land. The mountains during the celebrations look brighter and reverberate with music and the beat of the drums, thus, breaking the eternal silence.
Overall, visiting Lamayuru is a lifetime experience that you can get with our Ladakh tour packages. You can contact our tour experts for more details and also book a tour for a smooth travel experience.