9. Kanakapura -Situated in the Ramanagar district of Karnataka and just 55 kms outside city limits is the famous town of Kanakapura, renowned for being a favourite among the weekend getaways from Bangalore. Looking for adventure, a journey back in time or a tryst with wildlife, Kanakaoura has it all. Unleash the adventurist in you when you visit the nature adventure camp that has a host of water sport activities lined up to keep you busy. A journey to Kanakapara, located just 50kms away from Bangalore is another option for thrill seekers. Apart from the adventure activities, you can also enjoy some peace and quiet at a nature camp.There are a host of water sports opportunities like canoeing and paddle rafting. The experience will definitely be worth it. One of the best places near Bangalore to visit would have to be Kanakapura. It is just a 50km drive away from the busyness of the city. Enjoy some much needed peace and queit away from revellers and traffic jams. There are quite a few adventure activities for people who love getting in touch with nature. The nature camp will give you the leisure to relax and unwind with a book the entire day. If you enjoy the thrill of water sports, you can always go canoeing or even paddle rafting. You will not regret the time spent here.