Basgo

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Basgo
Village
Basgo village
Basgo village
Basgo is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Basgo
Basgo
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Basgo is located in India
Basgo
Basgo
Basgo (India)
Coordinates: 34°13′N 77°17′E / 34.22°N 77.28°E / 34.22; 77.28Coordinates: 34°13′N 77°17′E / 34.22°N 77.28°E / 34.22; 77.28
Country India
StateJammu and Kashmir
DistrictLeh
Elevation
3,292 m (10,801 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialUrdu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Basgo is a town situated on the bank of the Indus river in Leh district, Ladakh, India. It was once an important cultural and political centre and is frequently mentioned in the Ladakhi Chronicles. It is known for its gompas such as Basgo Monastery and historical ruins.

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