Welcome to Lerab Ling.

In one of the most beautiful and natural environments northwest of Montpellier in France, you can find a magnificent temple, which is at the heart of the Tibetan Buddhist Retreat Centre, Lerab Ling. In all aspects, the temple is inspired by the art and architecture of ancient Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in the Himalayas. Inside the temple is a 7-meter high statue of the Buddha as well as many authentic paintings and statues.

To respect and maintain the atmosphere of meditation and retreat, Lerab Ling is only open to the public:

  • On Sunday afternoons only from 2pm to 5pm for guided visits from 2 April to 5 November. 
  • Before Lerab Ling opens its gates on Sunday afternoons to visit the temple, you can join our community for lunch.
  • Upon request only (at least 14 days ahead) and during certain periods (from Tuesday to Saturday), it is possible to visit Lerab Ling in groups.

Outside these periods Lerab Ling is closed.

Sunday Afternoon Guided Visits

Visit Lerab Ling

Sunday Afternoon Guided Visits – 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 from 2 April to 5 November. At cer...

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Temple Guided Group Visits

Lerab Ling group visits

Guided Group Visits. To book a group visit to Lerab Ling, your group needs to consist of 30 people or more. Groups need to book ahead and confirm no later than 14 days before the visit. One single payment needs to take ...

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The Sunday afternoon public visits start again
on the 2 April 2017

Please Note - Lerab Ling is exceptionally closed to visitors
on Sunday 23 April 2017