Kanakapura is situated about 55 kms from Bangalore is an age-old township which is part of the Ramnagara District. Kanakapura sits besides the Arkavathi River and is surrounded by lush green forests that are home to a wide range of flora and fauna including many mammals, umpteen lakes and hills of all sizes! The region is a host to a wide range of adventure activities like trekking, rappelling, ziplining, kayaking, etc that will surely be a most memorable experience(s). This region also boasts of many ancient temples that will surely bring out the curiosity in anyone. The main town is well-equipped with all necessary facilities and services for ones stay. Given the short distance from Bengaluru City and the whole host of getaways and explorations this place has to offer, Kanakapura is a perfect tourist destination for people of all shapes, size and ages alike! A few of the places to visit are Arkavathi River, Bananthimari Betta(Mountains), Mekedatu, Hosa Doddi Lake, Chunchi Falls, Dodda Kere(Lake).