An intriguing and captivating historical background with mesmerizing natural beauty and mist clocked mountains beckoning you to explore, Shey in Jammu and Kashmir is a quaint town to captivate and enthrall you .A holiday in this town ensures you of charms of the bygone era with all the modern amenities you can’t do without today.
Shey is famous for its two major attractions and they are-summer palace of the Kings of Ladakh and the Buddhist monastery here. You are sure to get a feel of history while visiting the ruins of once majestic Palace of Kings built here more than 500 years ago. History and nature lovers are going to fall in love with this place that proudly displays exquisite sculptures, delicate and artistic carvings. The Monastery here in Shey proudly boasts of the largest Buddha statue made of Bronze and gold in Ladakh. Facing the mighty mountains, this statue is seen by people from anywhere in Shey.