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A Thriving Port on the estuary of the Nethravati and gurpur rivers is the capital of South Kanara. mangalore today presents a panorama of terracota roofed houses, whitewashed churches, temples and mosques nestling amid groves of coconut palms.
. The city is a mixture of the old world charm and modern sophistication. The town has the history of marine trade, and at present fully equipped port has helped the town to develop into a commercial and trading centre of the Southern part of the country. The New Mangalore Harbour with the iron ore projects, and iron pellet processing plant can be seen at New Harbour.
Mangalore is well connected with the country by air, rail and road. For sight seeing and picnic one can go to the picturesque Ullal beach just 10 Kms from the heart of Mangalore city. 'Summer Sands' a beach resort with beach side restaurant and cottage in native styles attracts tourists