Places Of Interest

Stok Palace and Museum : 17 kms
The royal family of Ladakh resides here and the museum houses artefacts assocaited with the dynasty.

Shey Palace : 15 kms
Vibrantly coloured murals are the artefacts here.

Thiksay Monastery : 20 kms
Thiksay Monastery is famous for its excellent maintenance and impressive Potala - like location overlooking many picturesque villages. The library here is one of the biggest in Ladakh.

Hemis : 43 kms
Hemis monastery boast of some prized Thangkas (painted scroll) and enormous statues of Kali.

Likir (60 kms) and Alchi (67 kms) :

Both house many gigantic clay statues of the Buddha in various forms.

Lamayuru : 125 kms
This is among the oldest and the most important monasteries set in picturesque moonland surroundings.



About Hotel Yaktail

Hotel Yak-Tail is one of the oldest hotels in Leh town. It is situated at one minute walk from the main market. Though it is in the heart of the town yet it provides you complete privacy and tranquil atmosphere for relaxation.

You are personally attended here by the proprietor of the hotel, Yussuf Khan. The staff here treats all visitors as special guest and is always eager to show you the warmth and hospitality of the Himalayalas.

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Hotel Yaktail
Fort Road, Leh Ladakh
194101, J&K India
Phone: 094191-78591, 094191-78590