Vamanjoor

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Vamanjoor
ವಾಮಂಜೂರು
Residential Locality
Coordinates: 12°54′55″N 74°53′52″E / 12.91528°N 74.89778°E / 12.91528; 74.89778Coordinates: 12°54′55″N 74°53′52″E / 12.91528°N 74.89778°E / 12.91528; 74.89778
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Dakshina Kannada
Languages
 • Official Tulu, Konkani, Beary, Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 575028

Vamanjoor is a residential locality which falls within the city corporation of Mangalore in Karnataka, India. It is en route to Moodabidri and Karkala by National Highway # 13.

Vamanjoor in Detail[edit]

Vamanjoor is a tourist and residential locality in the Coastal city of Mangalore in Karnataka, India, close to Kudupu and Gurupura . Vamanjoor is famous for many historic as well as geographical reasons. It is also home for the first ever and the only Catholic Engineering institute in Karnataka, St. Joseph Engineering College. Famous tourist attractions in Vamanjoor include Pilikula Nisargadhama and Manasa water park. The doordarshan (state television) broadcasting facility for Mangalore is based at vamanjoor. The biggest residential complex in the area is the quarters of the officers and staff of the Mangalore regional headquarters of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation.

St. Joseph the Worker Church, Vamanjoor

Notable Places in Vamanjoor[edit]

  • Shri Amrutheshwara Temple, Thiruvail, Vamanjoor
  • Shri Vishnumurthy Temple Thiruvail
  • Pilikula Nisargadhama
  • Manasa Amusement and Water Park
    St.Joseph engineering college Mangaluru
  • Pilikula Golf Course
  • Pilikula Wildlife Zoo
  • Pilikula Botanical Garden
  • Pilikula Heritage Village
  • Pilikula Jungle Lodge & Resort
  • Doordarshan Maintenance Centre
  • Vamanjoor Junction
  • Dharma Jyothi Social Welfare Society
  • St. Joseph the Worker Church- Vamanjoor
    Karavali College of Pharmacy, Vamanjoor
  • St. Joseph Engineering College
  • St. Raymond Institutions
  • Karavali College of Pharmacy
  • Mangala Jyothi Integrated school (MJIS)
  • TB Hospital
  • LUCIANA - Home for Senior Citizens
  • Ave Maria Palliative Care

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