Bangalore is no doubt one of the best cities in India to live in. With balmy weather throughout the year and unpredictable rainfalls that immediately cool down the temperature, living in Bangalore is a boon. Gardens, parks, theatres and pubs are the places the city heads to during a weekend However, for a biker, weekends mean a new adventure. Exploring every nook and corner of every place possible is an exciting thought for every biker. Luckily for the folks living in Bangalore, the city is surrounded by many places that offer the perfect relief from the routine hustle bustle. Pull out your riding gears and plan a weekend off to any of these 10 places near Bangalore, that are perfect to go to on a bike trip. Chikmagalur Settled on the foothills of Mullayanagiri, Chikmagalur is a beautiful destination that is popular for the coffee estates galore that colour the town green. Its balmy weather makes the town a favourable place for a quick vacation. Chikmagalur is located 245 km from Bangalore that takes around 5 hours to reach by bike. On the way, you can stop at Ramanagar, Nelamangala and Hassan for a break while taking in the beautiful green vistas of the place. PC: Vikram Vetrivel Wayanad Located at a distance of 285 km from Bangalore, Wayanad is a beautiful hill station of Kerala that makes for a perfect getaway into the arms of nature. Lush greenery that spreads across the Western Ghats coupled with a foggy and beautiful weather will instantly rejuvenate your mind. The journey takes about 7 hours to be completed. You can extend your stay in Wayanad by visiting places like Chembra Peak, Edakkal Caves, Kuruva Island, etc. PC: Kalidas Pavithran Hassan If riding till Chikmagalur seems strenuous or if you’re short of time, head to Hassan, the city rich with heritage of Hoysala rulers. It is located about 190 km from Bangalore and it takes 4 hours to reach the city. Try the local cuisine or stop at Ramanagar for some delicious thatte idly on your way. With picturesque greenery that accompanies you on your way, you may also visit the temples galore of Hassan, such as Lakshmidevi Temple, Someshwara Temple, to name a few. PC: Arbu bhai Doctors stunned! He Lost 23 Kg’s In 4 Weeks with This Miracle Product! Above 30? 1 Cr. Life Cover @Rs.490/Month*. Now Or Never Opportunity. He used the world’s best recipe to lose weight! -28kg in 1 month doing nothing Mysore On of the most favoured destinations of Bangaloreans is Mysore, since the beautiful city is located just 4 hours away from Bangalore. It is a popular tourist destination that has quite a few places of interest. Rich with the heritage of the Kingdom of Mysore, ruled by the Wodeyars family, Mysore is a glorious city that is home to the Mysore Palace. Revel in the magnificence of the palace and visit other places like St Philomena’s Church, Mysore Zoo, Chamundi Hills, etc.