About 556 km away from the city of Jaipur, Hathma is a village in the Barmer district of Rajasthan. Its district headquarters, Barmer, is based at a distance of 33 km. Lying in the Thar Desert, Hathma is an ideal destination for those who love the desert and the sand dunes. Sanchore (164 km), Jaisalmer (190 km) and Bhinmal (183 km) are other cities nearby that are worth visiting.
Places to Stay
There are numerous budget hotels in Barmer like Hotel Krishna White House International (Tariff-Rs.500), Rishab Club & Resort (Tariff-Rs. 600), Grand Ashoka Hotel (Tariff-Rs.700), Shivam Palace Hotel (Tariff-Rs.800) and others.
Marwari is widely spoken in this area. Another language spoken here is Hindi.
Major festivals celebrated in Hathma are Barmer Thar Festivals (March), Teej and Khed Fair in August.
Places of Interest
There are no major attractions in Hathma. However, Barmer and its neighboring regions has several avenues and places to explore like Neemari (23 km), Juna Jain Temple (62 km), Meva Nagar (9 km) and Mahaveer Park.
How to Get There
Jaipur International Airport (563 km) connects Hathma with the rest of the country.
Jaisalmer Railway Station (151 km) is the major railway station near this area.
State buses are a major mode of transportation. A few private bus operators also cater to this region. Ticketgoose.com is one of the best bus ticket booking sites from where you will get good deals and offers.