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About Mangalore Airport
The official name of Mangalore airport is Bajpe Airport and it is located at a distance of around 13 km from the city. The airport has the distinction of having one of the highest year over-year passenger growth rates in India. The airport has recorded a growth of over 54% in international passenger traffic and serves many coastal regions of Karnataka like, Udupi, Shimoga, Madikeri, Chikmagalur, and the northern part of Kerala.
Mangalore has the distinction of being one of the cleanest cities of India and is known as an important business centre. The city has been ruled by various dynasties like the Chalukyas, Kadambas, Vijaynagar Empire and the Portuguese. Mangalore has been an important trading port and played an important role in international trade especially in the domain of spices. Today the city serves as the headquarters of the Dakshin Kannada district.
Historical Places in Mangalore
Begin your tour by taking a tour of the historically famous and artistically marvelous temples of Mangalore like Mangaladevi Temple, Gokarnanatheshwara Temple. If you feel tired you can always relax at the Surathkal Beach or the Panambur Beach which are two very beautiful beaches of India.