Spend an unforgettable weekend in the isolated jungle of Hatibari, where you can forget about your worries of city life and become a part of nature. Jhargram Mahakumar Hatibari is located on the conjoint territory of the states of West Bengal, Orissa and Jharkhand. It is the perfect destination to relax without being disturbed by anybody or anything. Though a secluded spot, it is very much safe for tourists. The serene ambience of the river and the forest will make you speechless and intoxicated. BOOK YOUR TRIP TO HATIBARI
Places to see at Hatibari: The River Subarnarekha surrounded by forest on both sides is the major attraction of this place.
Nearby attractions at Hatibari: On your way to Hatibari, you can go to Gopiballavji’s Temple in Gopiballavpur, where the remnants of traditional architecture are a must watch. From Hatibari, you can visit the nearby Jhilli Dam and Kendugari, known for its beautiful lotus pond. Rameshwar Temple is another place to see; the history of which is interlinked with the tradition of Lord Rama and Sita’s exile days.
Things to do at Hatibari: Apart from touring various places, you can take an evening stroll, under the moonlit sky, in the peaceful ambience of the jungle of Hatibari.
How to reach Hatibari: You can go to Hatibari by road from Kolkata, either by taking the Bombay Road or via Kharagpur to Gopiballavpur to Hatibari. You can reach Kharagpur, either by road or by rail. Another way is to reach the Orissa-West Bengal Jamkhola Checking Point, by getting on an express bus going in the direction of Orissa’s Baripada. From the checking point, take a van-rickshaw to reach Hatibari.
Best time to visit Hatibari: Though the destination is open throughout the year, it is advisable to avoid the rainy season.
Lodging & dining facilities at Hatibari: Forest bungalow, guesthouses and tents are the main lodging facilities of this area. Forest rest house allows dining facilities as well.