We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
imagine Gompa

it is very interested Gompa I think it is one of important monastery for who follow the buddhist... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Kathmandu, Nepal

Truely a peaceful place in Upper Mustang. Bit surprised to see that many of local attractions of Lo... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Mukesh S
Kathmandu, Nepal
Read all 16 reviews
All photos (24)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lo manthang”(5 reviews)
“upper mustang”(5 reviews)
“tradition”(2 reviews)
Lo Manthang, Lomanthang, Nepal
Reviews (16)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lo manthang upper mustang tradition monastery culture journey
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2018

it is very interested Gompa I think it is one of important monastery for who follow the buddhist religion , I love so much it to visit

Thank ManiG14
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Truely a peaceful place in Upper Mustang. Bit surprised to see that many of local attractions of Lo manthang is not listed on tripadvisor. Lo manthang entire area seems like a hidden gems, more like Tibet and unrevealed by many Nepalese so far. Gradually this...More

1  Thank Mukesh S
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is true, old Tibet. Go now! It’s soon to be invaded by a road from China. Then, just like Tibet, it will change forever!

Thank Marlynne P
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Well, Mustang is actually two, Lower and Upper. Lo manthang is the capital of upper mustang, situated at 3840m approx above sea level. Lo manthang was once a independent Kingdom, similar language, culture and tradition to Tibet. It is a sensational journey beyond the Himalayas...More

3  Thank anand s
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Visited this monastery with the help of Himalayan Trekking Team who were organised and helpful beyond expectation. Photographs of the interior are not permitted. It is exquisitely beautiful, light being filtered from a skylight through intricate draped curtains hanging from the roof 15 meters above

Thank Pendek
Reviewed 8 January 2017

When i went there although many gompa were under construction but you still can see a very beautiful lifestyle, culture, hills and mountains and beauty of mother nature. I strongly suggest you to have some plans and visit Upper mustang once in a life time...More

Thank Arrzun C
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The Thubchen Gompa (Monastery) is in to Mustan reason. It is belongs to Ngima pa as I guess. Sims like it is build since 15 century; you can learn Buddhist Custom and religion here. It is very beautiful place to visit. But, not it please,...More

1  Thank Mark1486
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Essential to visit this monastery built in late 15th century. Marvelous ceiling and paintings on the wall.

1  Thank ENRIC-23
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We walked through town and came across this Buddhist monastery and school. The lama was in the courtyard and we talked for a couple of minutes - very serene and friendly. The enjoyed the courtyard and the nearby stupas, but there was a construction crew...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 25 March 2015

My journey to the fifteenth century, Himalayan City of "Lo", situated in the remote Dhaulagiri zone of Upper Mustang (Nepal) was for me; the rarest and the most arduous travel experience, imaginable. High level culture shock. The medieval, mud walled City of "Lo", now referred...More

4  Thank N N
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Thubchen Gompa staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines