It is one of the busiest regions and an important business hub of Uttarkhand, located in Udham Singh Nagar. Khatima is well connected with other neighboring cities and towns by various transportation facilities. It has a hydel powerhouse which was built on river Sharadha. It is under terai regions of majestic Himalayas. The region was previously called as Tharwat. The major attractions of Khatima are Surai forest range, Bharamal Baba, Vankhandi temple, Banbasa range and Jama Masjid.
Places to Visit
Surai Forest Range
It is rich in flora and fauna and a perfect place for photographers and bird watchers. Nearthe forest range, there is a River which serves as water source for animals. It is around 20 km from Khatima.
It is a holy sacred spot where Sivlingh is worshipped near the Baba Bharamal grave. It is the witness of Hindu Muslim brotherhood and forbearance.
Banbasa Range, Vankhandi temple and Jama Masjid are nearby known places in Khatima.
How to reach Khatima
Pantnagar airport is the nearest one, about 74 km from Khatima.
Khatima is well connected by trains and has trains to reach all major destinations of India.
A well- established motorable road facilitates fine road transportation to reach Khatima. Many buses are available from nearby regions to reach Khatima.
In summer 15-30 C and in winter 0-24 C. It is best visited between March and June, September and November.