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ABOUT SERA

Located in the south of Leh, a bustling little town, The Sera Courtyard is a coveted address, conveniently located on the famed Old Road connecting Leh Petrol Pump with the Main bazaar. The sweeping landscapes with views of Majestic mountains surrounding this exclusive boutique hotel provide a timeless opportunity for contemplation as well as exploration of Ladakh.

The word "Ladakh" which literally means "the land of many passes" falls at an altitude of 3,550 meters above sea level. Leh is one of the highest cities in the world and is the capital of Ladakh region. The city has a fascinating history and was a great hub for trading during the Silk route trade, a hotspot for traders from central asia, India, Tibet and Kashmir. The huge nine storied formidable Leh Palace built in 16th century dominates the city picture which was once the seat of the Namgyal Dynasty, the erstwhile rulers of Ladakh.

A mere six to ten minutes drive by car from the hotel, one can easily access some of Leh’s major tourist attractions like the iconic Leh Palace, the white pagoda of Shanti Stupa, the holy Jokhang Temple and Tsemo Castle atop the Namgyal Hill. All other major Buddhist monasteries of Ladakh like the Thiksey, Hemis, Phiyang , Lamayuru or Alchi are all easily reachable.

The Hotel is within a 15-25 minute walk to the interesting Leh shopping area and Jokhang Vihara Temple. Leh has many other famed attractions to explore including Nowshare street, Moti Market, Tibetan Refuge Markets, Chandu Tea market, Changspa street etc.

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