Sunday Afternoon Self Guided Visits
PLEASE NOTE - The season for the temple visits is closed and will reopen in April 2020. Only the Group Visits are open until 31 December… Read more
Lerab Ling welcomes everyone who wants to visit the temple, walk around the stupas and visit the Windhorse Boutique and Café on Sundays from 2pm to 5pm. The last self guided visit starts at 5pm, then the site of lerab ling close for the day.
NEW ! - You can do a self guided visit using your mobile phone (available in French, German and Spanish). Click to download the application and get information about the architecture, the decorations, the history and activities of Lerab Ling.
Lunch at Lerab Ling - You can join the Lerab Ling community for lunch (Adult: €13 and under 15 yrs old: €10. Free meal under 7 yrs old). Meals are vegetarian and are taken in the Community Dining hall (self service). Thank you for booking your meal and/or accommodation online before you come to Lerab Ling.
Outside these periods the temple is not opened to visit. However, the Welcome Centre located at the parking is open from Monday to Friday from 10am to 5pm (open every day from Monday 1st of April). You will be able to visit our garden and the surroundings of the Temple (free participation).
Other types of visits:
- Guided Visits - upon reservation only and on specific dates.
- Guided Group Visits - Upon request only at least 14 days ahead, from Monday to Saturday.
Lerab Ling has established itself as one of the leading centres of the Tibetan Buddhist culture and studies in Europe etc. Lerab Ling is Rigpa‘s main international retreat centre and was recognised as a religious congregation by the French Interior Ministry in 2002. Since opening in 1992, Lerab Ling has been blessed by visits from numerous great masters of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, most notably by His Holiness the Dalai Lama on two occasions, in 2000 and 2008.