Know About splendid and eventful tour of costal town Mangalore – Karnataka : Mangalore Tour and Travel Guide

Historical coastal town Mangalore is among the top port cities of India, which takes cares of coffee and cashew nut export of country. famous Industrial city and home of corporate houses Mangalore is a popular travel destination among the beach lovers due to two most scenic and exotic beaches Maple Beach and Maravanthe Beach. City appears to be blessed by nature as even the residential areas are dominated by the distinctive plantation of coconut, Ashok and  palms trees and this gives a scenic view to Mangalore city.

Native of the city worship Goddess Mangaladevi as there deity and city name is derived from here, In the local Kannada language it is pronounced as Mangalooru which means home of Goddess Mangaldevi.  Yakshagana, a night long concert of dance and drama is not just cultural heritage of the city but also one of the prime tourist attraction on Mangalore tour.

Mangalore city have many historic and architectural monuments. Backwaters of Netravati are as fascinating and mesmerising as the renowned Kerala backwaters are. Mangalore is also famous as the pilgrimage center.

Corporate house and industrial density and importance of the city is bound increase after completion of Kokan railways as this has increased the transportation facility and accessibility of Mangalore city.

Mangalore Hotels are not just famous for taking care of comfortable stay of visitors of the city but also renowned for the sea food recipes.


Vital Tourist Information : Mangalore

Location :
Mangalore is a sea shore city and important sea port located on Gurpur river in Kokan coastal region of Karnataka state.


Near By City : Mangalore


State : Karnataka [India]


Famous as / For :
Port City - Beaches - Monuments - Hulivesha [Tiger dance] and Yakshagana


Weather & Climate :
Mangalore is among the cities with tropical climate.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 40°C Min. 22°C
Winter : Max.32°C Min.10°C


Best Time to Visit :
Best time for pleasure trips to Mangalore is from November to February.


Spoken Languages :
Tulu - Konkani - Kannada- Beary - Hindi - Urdu - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Sea food dishes are the signatory cuisines of Mangalore city which is also famous for delicious, mouth watering non vegetarian recipes of Chicken and Mutton along with a fine quality wine and whiskey. for the vegetarians city hotels offers a range of cuisines from Indian and typical south Indian dishes.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
There are great opportunities for shopping in Mangalore as most of tourist shopping in the city is centered with Mall Shopping culture. Malls of city offer a variety of articles taken back to home as souvenir of the trip.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Tourist Spots : Music Gallery - Shrimati Bai Memorial Museum
Religious Places : St. Aloysius Chapel - Saib Mosque
Mangalore Beaches : Bekal Fort Beach - Malpe Beach - Maravanthe Beach


Interesting Information :
List of Industries in Mangalore :
Infosys Ltd.- Jaiprakash Industries - Kudremukh Iron Ore Company Limited - Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited - Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited - National Thermal Power Corporation Limited


How To Reach Mangalore Karnataka [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Mangalore is easily accessible by train journey as Mangalore is an important train halt on the southern and Kokan railways.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Mangalore is well connected ob bus routes because road links of the city are based on NH 13 , NH 17 and NH 18. This is very convenient to reach Mangalore by road traveling.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Mangalore have airport of own and is connected on air travel route by many daily domestic flights with other important cities in the country.