From Checotah, the city of Bentonville - Fayetteville is approximately 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the northeast.
A trip to visit the villages, towns and cities in the vicinity of Checotah will afford you a terrific overview of the various geographic and social personalities in this part of the United States of America. Muskogee, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest, and Canadian, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north of Checotah are also waiting to be discovered.
Tulsa is about 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Checotah. This center offers a number of interesting points of interest, like Tusla Promenade, Woodward Park and Philbrook Museum of Art. Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, University of Tulsa and Tulsa Air and Space Center are just a sample of the many other interesting attractions that await.
For those who like to get wet, plan to enjoy some watersports. Canoeing is popular with the locals and another great outdoor sport is fishing.
When planning your vacation to Checotah, keep in mind that the closest major airport, Tulsa International Airport, is situated in in Tulsa, 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northwest.