Paphlu is a city in Nepal that is famous for its scenic beauty. Lying at an altitude of around 7,906 feet Phaphlu belongs to Bagmati zone in Nepal and in the eastern district of Solu khumbu.
Reaching Phaphlu is very convenient as it has a domestic airport. Domestic flights connect Kathmandu to Phaphlu. Kathmandu is an international airport. There are regular flights from New Delhi, Mumbai, Varanasi, Kolkata, and all the major airports across the world to Kathmandu.
Phaphlu in Nepal is also famous for Sherpas who stay here. Sherpas are most sturdy people who can conquer some of the highest peaks. Tourists mostly come to this mountainous city for trekking the steep slopes of the lofty Himalayas. From this place tourists can easily go for hiking to the un-discovered corner of the Sherpa territory. Solu can be trekked throughout the year but not Khumbu. October - November and March - May are busiest season for trekking. The challenging treks of Phaphlu of Nepal give the trekkers immense pleasure. Kanchanjungha, Makalu, Everest Manaslu far in the West gives this place a panoramic view.
The Trakshindo monastery is a place worth having a look. People who are not interested in trekking the slopes of the Phaphlu can enjoy the tranquil atmosphere and exquisite view of the mountains staying at the lodge .Sherpa Lodge in Phaphlu Bazaar has cozy accommodation to offer.
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