Kye Gompa (also spelled Ki, Key or Kee - pronounced like English key) is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery located on top of a hill at an altitude of 4,166 metres (13,668 ft) above sea level, close to the Spiti River, in the Spiti Valley of Himachal Pradesh, Lahaul and Spiti district, India.For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Kaza holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Kye Monastery and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
It is the biggest monastery of Spiti Valley and a religious training centre for lamas. It reportedly had 100 monks in 1855.
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Visited Key monsatery in July 2019 duirng the bike ride to Spiti valley.. From Kaza, we planned a day for sightseeing to Kibber, Langza and Key Monsatery + Komic and Hikkim... all of these can be... more »
With renovation underway and the modern elevation, it is hard to believe that the Kye monastery is more than 1000 years old. A large number of Buddhist monks, nuns and lamas live here. We were... more »
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