1,092
trips planned today
4.6
out of 5
Trustscore rating
©

Alchi trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner Asia  /  India  /  Jammu and Kashmir  /  Ladakh  /  Leh District  /  Alchi

Alchi

4.5
Sacred & Religious Sites
Alchi is a village in the Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is located in the Khalsi tehsil, on the bank of Indus River 70 km downstream from the capital in Leh. Unlike the other gompas in Ladakh, Alchi is situated on lowland, not on a hilltop.The Alchi Monastery is located in this village.DemographicsAccording to the 2011 census of India, Alchi has 145 households. The effective literacy rate (i.e. the literacy rate of population excluding children aged 6 and below) is 72.51%.HistoryThe village is famous for the existence of one of the oldest monasteries in Ladakh Alchi Monastery, mainly known for its magnificent, and well-preserved 11th- or 12th-century wall paintings, all in an Indo-Himalayan style.Alchi is a small village with several tourist homestays, most offering modern conveniences for overnight stays, The best time to visit is from June to September.
Make the most of your holiday in Alchi by finding out about its attractions and choosing what to see using our India tour builder website.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Alchi

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Alchi

4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Alchi

4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Where to stay in Alchi

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Alchi

8 days in Leh District BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in North India BY A USER FROM QATAR August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA December, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 12 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Narasaraopet & Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Manali, Ladakh & Haridwar BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Ladakh BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in London & India BY A USER FROM INDIA July, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: July, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans