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Good Port

One of the busiest and largest port in India. Can see many tourists visits here to know about the... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Coimbatore, India
Wonderful port

This is a nice port which can be visited on the way to Panambur beach from Mangalore city. One of... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
s s
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30 Jul 2018
“Good Port”
29 Jan 2018
“Wonderful port”
Panambur, Mangalore, India
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

This is one of the worst ports for visitors I’ve ever come across. People are friendly enough but there is not a lot to do in town. The surrounding area is a coal loading port on one side and general industrial on the other. Skip...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 194ShaneS
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Big mountains of coal, tankers and industry. An industrial, dirty port for sure not suitable for cruise guests, but for whatever reason some cruises do stop here. No WiFi, duty free accepts dollars only, air sticky...well, guess nobody will come here unless forced to anyway.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

One of the busiest and largest port in India. Can see many tourists visits here to know about the operations of a port. The way they handle containers, goods, movement of trucks are very systematic.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dinesh_cbe
Reviewed 6 March 2018

New Mangalore Port is one of the places to visit to understand the economy of not only Mangalore but also India. It is amazing learn the trade transactions that happens through this port. Occasionally, the Cruise liners anchor in the Port with travelers from all...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank KKusum68
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is a nice port which can be visited on the way to Panambur beach from Mangalore city. One of the must visit places in Mangalore.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank s s
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We been to beach, it's next port. So it's good to visite one of the biggest port. As its one the way to panambur beach you no need to spend extra time or effort to visite this place.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank zhq030209
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We arrived as part of our cruise along the West coast of India. It is difficult to decide whether the view to port of the steel works belching out dirty smoke or the starboard sight of smouldering coal piles was better. After five hours there...More

Date of experience: December 2016
5  Thank Blot57
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This port is extremely industrial and dispite a large plaque inside the terminal stating it was luxury, it was not. No ATM, no WiFi, tiny shop, toilets locked. Shuttle from the terminal was not wheelchair friendly so we could not leave the port! Taxis wanted...More

Date of experience: December 2016
8  Thank trencherman_10
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This is 9th biggest port in India. This is located near Gurupura river. Various imports and exports take place continuously.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank roysons
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

It may be a big new port but it appears to be the same old, same old. It is huge it looks dirty and run down and over crowded. Security is a complete joke. It took us over an hour to get approval to go...More

Date of experience: November 2016
8  Thank JordanS8
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1 February 2017|
Response from Blot57 | Reviewed this property |
Personally I would take a tuktuk or taxi. Negotiate price first though