Phaplu Jeep

Kathmandu Phaplu Jeep Service

November 21, 2018

Kathmandu Phaplu Jeep Service

As we know the climate of the Everest Trekking Region is not always better while you want to start your trek by flying to lukla. So most of the trekker stuck in Kathmandu due to the bad weather get cancel their lukla flight time to time. So to save the time some trekker take the option to start their  trek from Phaplu by drive from Kathmandu. Driving from Kathmandu to Phaplu is one of the best options when we get our flight to Lukla gets delayed or postponed. However, the condition of the road is bad: dusty and bumpy. The distance from Kathmandu To Phaplu is 271 km. The time duration to reach from Kathmandu To Phaplu is 8hr to 9hr. And from Phaplu it will take 3 Days to Reach to the Phakding. After Phakding you will reach Khari Khola Overnight and next day you will reach to Surke Overnight and 3rd day you will be at Phakding. Actually, hiring jeep for Phaplu form Kathmandu is more expensive than buying flight ticket to Lukla. We can share the same jeep too in a group of 8 people. In this case, we pay USD 25 per person for Phaplu for jeep drive.

During summer ,the road is closed due to landslide and mud. This road from Kathmandu to Phaplu works from Sept- February. There is no local and tourist bus running from Kathmandu to Phaplu. Phaplu is a gateway to lower Solu region/ Everest region.

The Cost Of Local Jeep Sharing Basis = 25$ Per Person

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