Alchi is a town in the Leh region of Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is situated in the Khalsi tehsil, on the bank of Indus River 70 km downstream from the capital in Leh. Not at all like alternate gompas in Ladakh, Alchi is arranged on marsh, not on a hilltop. The Alchi Monastery is situated in this village. The town is acclaimed for the presence of one of the most established religious communities in Ladakh.
Alchi Monastery, fundamentally known for its wonderful, and all around protected eleventh or twelfth century divider artworks, all in an Indo-Himalayan style. Alchi is a little town with a few vacationer homestays, most offering present day accommodations for overnight stays, The best time to visit is from June to September.