If there’s one place on Drive-in road, which is hip and happening, then it’s got to be Himalaya Mall. The reason for its popularity is that it’s a compact mall with stores that appeal to everyone. You name it and this mall has it. It’s got a departmental store, a multiplex, restaurants, food court, fast food chains, coffee shop, electronic stores, apparel brans, sports brands, home furnishing stores, salon, bookstore etc. There is something, which will appeal to every member of the family. Popular brands present at this mall include Big Bazaar, Big Cinemas, Crossword, Croma, Peter England, McDonalds, Adidas, ALL, Planet M, Enrich etc.
It’s a practical mall in more ways than one. To begin with, it has a basement parking with capacity of over 230 cars and 700 two-wheelers. For the convenience of the shoppers there are 7 escalators and 5 lifts. They have also considered the needs of handicap shoppers and have created special ramps and restrooms for them. Moreover, the layout of the mall is such that it will not tire elderly shoppers. Unlike other malls, navigation within this mall is fairly simply and convenient. Also, in the main atrium area they have enough benches for shoppers to sit and relax.
If you look at the architecture of the mall, then it is one of a kind. The atrium space is really huge and they have stores on multiple levels including the mezzanine levels of the mall, which gives a nice visual treat. Also, the roof of the mall is clear glass which always a lot of natural sunlight to enter the mall and light up the space. To counter the heat caused by the direct sunlight, efficient air conditioning system is installed at the mall that makes sure the mall is always pleasant for shopping. On an average, the walk-ins on a weekday are about 13000 people that increase to 80000 people on the weekends.