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Stok Palace Museum, Leh
(2.7/5 based on 190 reviews on the web)
Head to one of India's royal residences and take in views of surrounding majestic snow-capped mountains at Stok Palace Museum. The Ladakhi royalty of the Namgyal dynasty of Ladakh once used the 19th-century Buddhist monastery as their home. Today it serves as a residence of royal descendants, as well as housing a museum that exhibits weapons, clothing, and jewelry of past kings and queens. Make advanced reservations before visiting the palace. Use our Leh trip generator to arrange your visit to Stok Palace Museum and other attractions in Leh.
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  • This is a must-see. Excellent collection of original Tangkhas and other artefacts... well preserved and well explained by the house keeper. 
  • Stok Monastery or Stok Gompa is a Buddhist monastery in Stok, Leh district, Ladakh, northern India, 15 kilometres south of Leh.[1] It was founded by Lama Lhawang Lotus in the 14th Century and has a no...  more »
  • Impressive from the outside, you can visit only part because has been converted into a luxury hotel. Inside has an interesting Museum. At the entrance there is also a bar. Just outside the monastery was just inaugurated a large Buddha statue.
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