Manado is the largest city in and main gateway to , . The capital of the province, the former stronghold of the Dutch and the cultural center of the Minahasa people, for a long time Manado prospered through trade with the nearby Philippines and the spice trade with the rest of the world.

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  • Location: , , , ,
  • Population: 462,000
  • IATA airport code: MDC
  • United Nations Location Code: ID MDC
  • Latitude: 1.4822° or 1° 28' 55.8" north
  • Longitude: 124.8489° or 124° 50' 56.1" east
  • Elevation: 10 meters (33 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1636544

Other Names for Manado

  • Chinese: 万鸦老
  • French: Manado
  • German: Manado
  • Hindi: मानदो
  • Indonesian: Kota Manado
  • Italian: Manado
  • Japanese: マナド
  • Javanese: Kutha Manado
  • Korean: 마나도
  • Lithuanian: Manadas
  • Malagasy: Kota Manado
  • Persian: مانادو
  • Portuguese: Manado
  • Russian: Манадо
  • Serbian: Манадо
  • Spanish: Manado
  • Thai: มานาโด
  • Ukrainian: Манадо
  • Western Panjabi: مناڈو
  • Yue Chinese: 萬鴉老
  • Menado

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