Baamikonda or Bavikonda is one such place near Bangalore that can serve as a perfect weekend destination for the purpose of getting close to the nature. In fact, at Baamikonda, you can also rekindle your passion for outdoor activities and go for a short hike to the Baamikonda – Kaalchukki peak. The trail is one of the most untouched and stunning trails that everyone living in and around Bangalore can enjoy.Baamikonda lies in the Chikmagalaur district of Karnataka and lies on the outer fringes of the Kudremukh National Park. The trek begins at the Mullodi village that is surrounded by beautiful waterfalls within a radius of 15 km. There is a basic homestay at the Mullodi village. A new homestay has also come up at Baamikonda village. The property is a few kilometers away fro Mullodi village on a table top, but is a very beautiful property amidst much nature and greenery.