Mangalore, of the coastal city of Karnataka, officially known as Mangaluru, is the chief port city of Karnataka. Mangalore is the second largest major city in Karnataka, after the capital city Bangaluru. Interestingly, Mangalore is the only city in Karnataka to have all modes of transport, Road, Rail, Naval and Air. Which is known as the Rome of the East. Mangalore is the 13th best business destination in India.
Mangalore is an ancient city, which became popular for handling the 75% of cashew and coffee export. Manglore’s port receives more than 24 cruise ships every other year, which adds Mangalore to the elite list of 4 major port cities in India.