Kargil is located in proximity to the Line of Control or LOC with Pakistan and looks onto the valley of Kashmir. The place was the centre for the Kargil War or Kargil Conflict that took place during 1999 between India and Pakistan.

Lamayuru Monastery

11th century

Chamba (Maitriya) Buddha Statue

ancient statue

Phuktal Monastery

12th century


beautiful village

Rangdum Gompa

18th century

Sani Monastery

2nd century

Suru Valley

spectacularly beautiful

Zanskar Valley

beautiful valley

Kargil War Memorial

1999 war memorial


lush green valley