Little escape from your hectic life!
Kathmandu Valley’s history and culture go back hundreds of years, providing numerous historic sites and endless opportunities for history and culture buffs. But there are modern amenities here too, which offer exciting shopping opportunities–malls. There is something for every kind of visitor at the malls in Kathmandu, including incredible family-focused attractions, all under one massive roof.
A multi-faceted Mega Complex, Chhaya Center in Thamel has nearly 200 top-notch retail stores–including high-end international brands, a multiplex theatre, corporate offices, a food court and many more.
With the theme of ‘Thamel inside Thamel’, Chhaya Center has become the place to be. Chhaya Center also houses Aloft Kathmandu, 5th to 15th floors.
Besides that, you will also encounter Marco Polo, Himalayan Java and Sushi Bar to complement your day of shopping and entertainment.
Location: Thamel, Kathmandu
Opening time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Labim Mall is the epitome of modernity, powered by traditional Nepali values of hospitality, kindness and respect. Located in Pulchowk, Labim Mall is spread over 200,000 square feet, bringing a world-class shopping experience to Nepal.
With QFX cinemas, an astonishing variety of cuisine and over 70 top-notch brands, it captures the spirit and spacious street style of a global lifestyle with charm and authentic spirit. Labim Mall takes pride in adding greater value and appeal to this happening city.
Location: Pulchowk, Patan
Timings: 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
If you ask the locals for suggestions on where to shop in the city, City Centre Mall is the name you will hear the most. Located on the northern side of the town, in Kamalpokhari, the mall's structure is beautiful and alluring.
The key highlight of the mall is the Big Cinema, a movie theatre hall and a kids’ zone on the rooftop for your kids to play while you shop.
The mall's food court is also very comfortable; you can just sit and have a relaxed meal after all the shopping spree.
Location: Pashupati Rd, Kathmandu
Timings: Opens at 10 AM and closes at 8 PM
KL Tower and Multiplex
KL Tower and Multiplex in Chabhi is a ten-storey complex, and each floor is full of options for anyone who visits the mall. This mall follows the path of international standards and is, therefore, one of the largest and most exclusive malls in Kathmandu.
KL Tower also has a well-known party venue, Imperial Banquet, which hosts several events and seminars throughout the year. Games like car racing and bike racing allow kids to enjoy their hearts out while you indulge in a shopping spree.
Location: Boudhanath Sadak, Kathmandu
Timings: Opens at 8 AM and closes at 9 PM
Nestled right at the heart of Kathmandu, Civil Mall is one of the finest in Nepal. It is the largest and busiest shopping mall in Kathmandu, with a huge monthly turnover. Civil Mall is a mix of many things. You can shop from top brands, such as Jony, Zara, Gini, and others. You can find apparel, electronic devices, cosmetics, and numerous other products.
The mall welcomes around 10,000 customers from all over Nepal every day. Civil Mall has a huge parking area to ease the customers. The key highlights of the mall are the QFX movie theater and an ice rink for those who don’t just want to shop but also want to have fun at a mall.
Location: Sundhara, Kathmandu
Timings: Opens at 10 AM and closes at 8: 30 PM