Thiksey monastery is located on a hilltop, 21 km east of Leh. Thiksey Monastery consists of four main buildings; they are the assembly hall in yellow building, guardian deity shrine in red building, Tara temple and Maitreya temple.
Shanti Stupa stands peacefully and beautifully on a hilltop in a place called Changspa in Leh. The structure of the Stupa is unique and magnificent. It was built to encourage and promote world peace and prosperity.