A beautiful, ancient, and divine monastery located in the Alchi village, Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir, Alchi Monastery is a 1000-year-old monastery established by the Guru Rinchen Zangpo. The most striking feature of the Alchi Monastery is the Sumtseg because of it being made of loam and natural stone. The classic woodwork and medieval paintings within the walls of the monastery were made by skilled craftsmen from Kashmir.