About Mulbekh Monastery:
Enshrined with the 9 meter tall idol of Maitreya Buddha (future) chiseled in the rocks, Mulbekh monastery is 36 Km away from Kargil on the way towards Leh on the National highway 1D.
It is believed that the idol dates back to the 8th century but another school of thought believes it to have been built in Kushan’s period. The sculpture is said to have been carved by the missionaries
Source from google
Activity:This beautiful monastery in Kargil district has a a big Buddha statue that is engraved on a big rock .
Best Time to Visit: September, Monsoon
Location: ladakh , Jammu & Kashmir, India
How to Reach There:
Airport: Kargil Airport
The nearest Airport Kargil Airport. We need to take by an private vehicle the distance between Kargil Airport to Mulbekh Monastery is 7.9km
Railway Station: Jammu Tawi Railway Station
The nearest Railway Station is jammu Tawi Railway Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between jammu Tawi railway station to Mulbekh Monastery is 482km
There is no Railway station in Ladakh
Bus Stand: Bus Stand LBOC Ltd Leh
The nearest Bus Stand is Bus Stand LBOC Ltd Leh. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Bus Stand LBOC Ltd Leh to lakadh is 6.1km