Khalwa is the headquarters of Khalwa taluk, in Khandwa District
. It is situated towards the eastern part of the district and 27 km from the district headquarters town, Khandwa
The hilly area of Kala Phata, Nav-chandi Devi Dham, Samadhi of Dada Dhuniwale, Turja Bhavani Mata Temple, Nagchun Dam, Omkareshwar, Asirgarh Fort and Sukta Dam are are some interesting spots to visit.
The nearest airport is Devi Ahilya Bai Holeker Airport. Khandwa Railway Station serves the town. By road, Khalwa is well connected with Khandwa, Harda, Burhanpur and Indore.