It is the most famous monastery situated in Lahaul and Spiti District. The monastery is located at a height of 4166 meters above sea level. The monastery is close to the Spiti River.The backdrop of the place is breathtaking. The key monastery is more than 1000 years old and that the reason most tourists are attracted to the place. The monastery also doubles up as a religious training center for lamas. More than 300 lamas have already received their education from the monastery. The key monastery is not only visited by the locals but by tourists from all over the world.The key monastery is a treasure for all the avid history lovers. You'll be able to view the Tibetan paintings, manuscripts, and images that'll give you a rich insight into the history of Tibet.The monastery is also home to many books and murals that include the images of the Buddha. If you want to know more about the culture of the place, you can spend some amazing time with the lamas. You can watch them dance, play, and study.The key monastery also celebrates the Cham festival that is held in June every year. The best time to visit the monastery in between Oct to Jan. the monastery can be easily reached by road. However, some tourists also take a trekking route to this amazing place.