Choglamsar is a beautiful village situated in the Leh Tehsil of Ladakh. Numerous paths lead to Leh town from Choglamsar. It is a beautiful Tibetan refugee settlement known for a children's village and a handicraft centre devoted largely to carpet weaving. The popular places to visit here are The Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, the main training institute for Buddhist monks in Ladakh, His Holiness Dalai Lama's prayer ground, known as Jivatsal is an oasis of peace, and monasteries of Spituk, Sabu and Sankar are an added attractions here.