Phaplu is located approximately 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Kathmandu, the country's capital, and about 75 miles (121 kilometers) from Kathmandu Valley.
Try not to limit yourself to Phaplu; the wider region contains numerous natural and cultural attractions which await the savvy traveler. Lamidanda, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, while Chheskam lies 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.
Stop at Nepal's historic historic palaces, it's a great way to learn about the region's rich past.
Start a new hobby with one of the wildlife spotting tours and wildlife safaris. There are a number on offer in the Nepal area. One of the nicest ways to explore the great outdoors in the area around Phaplu is to join for a mountain climbing or mountain biking adventure.
Try authentic Nepal meals or drinks so you can get to the core of the local culture. People in this region frequently include goat and chicken in their meals. No trip to Nepal would be finished without trying kinema (soybeans) and chiura (beaten rice). To end your Nepal dining experience, be sure to order kasaar (ball of rice flour and sugarcane juice). If you are after a typical non-alcoholic option, enjoy the flavors of lassi (milkshake made from curd).
The closest major airport, Tribhuvan International Airport, is situated in Kathmandu, 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the west of Phaplu, so take that into account when planning your trip.