Coorg Tour Packages
Tibetan Monastery / Golden Temple Coorg Timings
|Monday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Tuesday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Wedesday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Thursday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Friday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Saturday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Sunday||9:00 am – 6:00 pm|
Note: Prayer is at 1:00 pmLinks: Website | Map
The Tiny Tibetan colony in Coorg is an ideal escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. The enclosed calm and the spiritual ambiance of the place welcomes all the visitors. The Tibetan Monastery is located around 6 km from Kushalnagar.
This Place is one of the largest Tibetan settlements in India. There are around 16000 refugees and nearly 6000 monks and nuns in this monastery. This Tibetan settlement at Bail Koppa or Bylakuppe is the second largest Tibetan settlement outside Tibet
After Chinese took over Tibet the refugees were settled at Bylakuppe near Kushalnagar. The Monastery was re-established in the year 1972. Young Tibetans seeking enlightenment and education come to this place.
Apart from that, it is one of the popular sightseeing places in Coorg. This place draws the attraction of a large number of tourists every year. The major attraction of this place is the forty feet tall golden Buddha statues.
The walls of the temples and institutions are decorated with beautiful paintings depicting the characters from Tibetan Buddhist mythology. The altar is decorated with various flowers, candles and incense sticks. This place is really worth a visit.
The serene atmosphere of the place takes you to another world. There are so many shopping centres in and around the monastery where you will get traditional Tibetan items.
Image Gallery of Tibetan Monastery / Golden Temple Coorg
Entry Fee and Timings of Tibetan Monastery Coorg
There is no entry fee to visit the Tibetan Monastery. The timings of the monastery are from 9 in the morning to 6 in the evening.
How to Reach Tibetan Monastery Coorg
Krishnarajanagar is the nearest railway station to Tibetan Monastery. From there you can hire a cab to reach the monastery. Also, there are many buses from nearby cities like Bangalore to Kushalnagar. From there you can hire a taxi to reach the monastery.
However, the best way to reach the monastery is to book a private cab from top car rental companies in Coorg and visit the Golden temple in a hassle free manner.