Rizong Monastery and Jelichun Nunnery, Ladakh

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Rizong Monastery and Jelichun Nunnery is located in Ladakh. To visit Rizong Monastery and Jelichun Nunnery and other attractions in Jammu City, use our Jammu City trip generator.
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  • January 26, 2017
    We visited this monastery as part of the Sham Valley trek. We descended down from Yangthang and then headed over Kunu La to Hemis. The descent was fine and took 2 hours, but I would not recommend the ...  more »
  • October 30, 2016
    During a trekking in Ladakh the Rizong monastery visited. the light in a fantastic location in the mountains. Upon arrival we were welcomed with tea and cookies. Then visit the monastery. Very worth it.
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  • October 24, 2016
    The approach through the long gorge is interesting, and the position of the monastery buildings at the end of the gorge is extraordinary. All pasted up against the steep hill, with a maze of paved pat...  more »

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