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Flights to Mangalore

Mangalore, also known as Mangaluru, is an important port city of Karnataka. ‘Gateway of Karnataka’ the town boasts of having all modes of transport. Hence, you can not only catch flights to Mangalore but also commute to via rail, road, and sea.

Mangalore is blessed with a beautiful location. It situated between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats. Further, the city is surrounded by rivers Gurupura and Netravati from all sides. Its location, coupled with temple architecture, beautiful beaches, and a few other features, make it a perfect Indian travel destination.

Another feature that makes Mangalore an ideal tourist spot is its culture. Besides, Mangalore is the most multicultural, multi-ethnic, and diverse non-metro in India. Its rich heritage is quite evident in the cuisines, art forms, and several festivals celebrated here

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Mangalore highlights

Next to Bangalore, Mangalore is the most important city of Karnataka. It is an educational, economic, healthcare, and tourist hub in the state. Also, Mangalore is one of India’s chief and busiest port towns. Despite all the industrialization and commercialization, the city preserves the natural environment well.

Mangalore is one of the fastest-growing towns in India. Due to the widespread presence of educational and research institute is also known as ‘Cradle of Education’.

Mangalore is brimming with tourist attractions and leisure activities. Plus, the city has multiple tourist points of interest nearby, namely, the temple town of Udupi, jungles, and hill stations. Such places make for great weekend getaways. You can add them to your itinerary next time you book flights to Mangalore.

You can participate in multiple activities on your trip to Mangalore. It is one of the best Indian locations to surf. You can even fare the seas via stand up paddles and absorb unparalleled views of sunset and more.

Mangalore has some of the finest camping sites in India. Apart from activities like inflatable boat rides, trekking, and angling, you can participate in fishing, shell collecting, and clam digging. Next time you catch flights to Mangalore, do not forget to pay a visit to India’s first 3D Planetarium, Swami Vivekananda Planetarium.

Next, out of the several beaches, the Kapu Beach comes across as exceptional. The white sands add to the peaceful ambiance. Moreover, the lighthouse gives it a whole another twist. And, the view from atop of the hill is unmatched

Mangalore food is traditional South-Indian cuisine with a Mangalorean touch. You can taste diverse flavors, and it is a haven for food enthusiasts. The distinct taste makes Mangalorean cuisine a tourist-favorite.

Some of the popular food items include Neer Dosa, Chicken Ghee Roast, Mangalore Buns, Chicken Sukka, and Kori Roti. Further, local flavors vary based on different communities. For instance, the Konkani specialties include Daali Thoy, Avnas Ambe Sasam, and Chane Gashi.

On the other hand, Tulu vegetarian or Udupi Cuisine is also famous in Mangalore. However, fish is a staple diet in the region as Mangalore is a coastal town. The local Catholic Community has a Portuguese influence on food.

Generally, Mangalore marketplaces are not very famous. However, this misconception breaks as you take a tour of the multiple local shopping complexes.

One of the most famous shopping places is Central Market. You can shop for a vast variety of products, mainly spices, meat, fruits, apparel, and more. If you want to explore the malls in Mangalore, head to the City Center Mall. The average daily footfall at the mall is 20,000. Another mall that is famous amongst locals and tourists is called Empire Mall.

For a more authentic and local shopping experience, visit the Hampankatta Market. The shopping place is famous for the presence of nomadic vendors that sell daily lifestyle commodities. There are other marketplaces that you can explore after catching flights to Mangalore.

Often overlooked as a tourist destination, Mangalore has many tourist attractions. From beaches to notable landmarks, you can choose from a wide range of hotspots. For instance, Panambur beach is the most-visited local beach situated in close proximity to the Mangalore port. Other famous beaches include Tannirbhavi, Ullal, Surathkal, and Someshwara.

There are multiple sites of religious importance. St. Aloysius Chapel, situated on a lighthouse hill, is renowned for its location, architecture, and captivating décor and paintings. Next, Kudroli Gokarnath Temple has mesmerizing murals that depict mythological legends. Other important religious attractions are Kadri Manjunatha Temple, Rosario Cathedral, Milagres Church, and Mangaladevi Temple.

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