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| Tabo Village, 172113, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Historic monastery, but not a particularly welcoming environment. Torches not allowed and photography is prohibited in all buildings, with cameras, cell phones, etc. held before you enter the main temple building. There were minders present for each temple to enforce the rules and some will...More

Thank RichfromDC
Reviewed 5 days ago

Tabo Monastery is the oldest monastery of this region and India. Its have a very beautiful apple garden, old stupas and Temple also new tempel and stupas. Also its surrounding views of the area and mountains and clouds are very heavenly.

Thank _suman1100
Reviewed 6 days ago

Tabo monastery is one of the oldest monastery in Spiti. It is more than 1000 years old. It is made of mud. You can see New monastery also which is adjacent to this monastery. Don't forget to visit the meditation caves on the opposite hill....More

Thank Aakash A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tabo was the place for me in Spiti.... I wandered around the little streets and paths, had tea with strangers who welcomed me into their homes. Ate freshly picked peas, wandered by the river, visited the monks caves close by.... So many monasteries to visit...More

Thank maryjane p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is ancient and still is one of the best monasteries visited. Unique paintings, pleasant lamas, serene place. You can see caves in the mountains, where monks do meditation. It is also a great spot for star gazing. I could see the galaxy and...More

Thank mailing2me
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike most of the Buddhist monasteries (of Vajrayana tradition ) in Himalayas, this monastery is in the valley. There are caves where Buddhist monks lived originally in the mountains close by. The ancient paintings in the temple inside one of the caves and in the...More

Thank BobbyV316
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the village where the current Dalai Lama plans to retire .The first thing that catches your eyes is the huge 'Om Mani Padme Hum', the buddhist prayer chant inscribed on the mountain. There are also prayer caves in the mountains used for meditation....More

Thank Deepikav99
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

This most revered monastery established in 996 AD and still active, is a must visit in Spiti valley. Home to the Kaalchakra prayers twice by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, this place has exquisite old paintings and murals. Dont forget to visit the meditation caves...More

Thank Bimal S
Reviewed 31 May 2018

this Place is must visit while on the spiti circuit. very calm place with over 1000 years old monastery . great place to explore Buddhism.

Thank Mohit B
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The old monastery is incredibly well maintained with the original wall paintings, wood carvings and structures still in place inside.

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15 July 2018|
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Response from ND0777 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Reach tabo, then book a stay.
Deepraj K
17 March 2018|
Response from PrasadPardeshi | Reviewed this property |
500 for private room & 200 for dormitory stay