The oppressive heat of the summers in Delhi bounds you to your home as stepping out in the sun almost seems impossible! Who would want to get drained out in this sweltering heat that enfeebles the body? People are always in quest for finding ways to chill out and relax the mind without having to face the scorching sun! Delhi is the city of shopaholics and shopaholics as you know cannot be restrained to their homes no matter what the weather is like! In such a situation, the magnificent shopping malls in Delhi prove to be the revering layoff.
Over the recent years, Delhi has witnessed an overwhelming development retreat in terms of its infrastructure. As a result, every part of the city is blessed with luxurious shopping delights that cater to the needs of every kind of a shopper! These entertaining hubs not only are a shopper’s paradise but also prove to be amazing hangout zones. So forget the heat and step into these centrally air-conditioned malls for spending a good time with your mates! Here is a list of some of the most popular malls in the capital:-
1. DLF Emporio, Vasant Kunj
This mall is the epitome of luxury in Delhi! DLF Emporio is the hub of all the top-notch brands of the world, thereby, qualifying to be the most luxurious mall of Asia. It is mostly visited by the elite class who have the power and will to splurge in luxury. Some of the brands available at this mall include Christian Dior, Versace, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Roberto Cavalli etc. A stupendous 180 seater restaurant called Setz, which was recently launched at this mall, happens to serve seven international cuisines to choose from.
2. Select Citywalk, Saket
Select Citywalk is yet another iconic shopping hub in Delhi. Not only is it amazingly huge in area but is also exceptionally glutted with all the major brands and food joints. This mall is the ultimate destination for all sections of society. Even a full day is not enough for exploring every section of this vast-spread mall. It gives you an opportunity to shop from a range of over 500 Indian and International brands at one place. Some of the brands here include Zara, Armani Jeans, Mango, Calvin Klein etc. Food Chains such as Starbucks, The Big Chill Café, Chicago Grill are also found here along with an amazing food court.
3. Pacific Mall, Tagore Garden
The opening of the Pacific Mall proved to be highly beneficial for the people of West Delhi as it opened the gates for a number of International Brands which were earlier subjected to the malls in the south. Since its inauguration, the mall has become one of the most convenient hangout zones in West Delhi. It houses more than 130 brands under a roof along with several eating hubs such as Hinglish Colonial Café, Cocoa, Gloria Jeans etc. A large food court is also available for a wider choice.
4. Ansal Plaza, Andrews Ganj
Only if you don’t know, Ansal Plaza is the first major shopping mall of Delhi opened in the year 1999. It is a fairly unique mall as compared to the other shopping centres around the city; the reason being the presence of a huge amphitheatre encircled by the shopping plaza. It is not only a hub of several international brands but is also a centre of a number of cultural events that take place here. Some of the brands here include Marks and Spencers, Shopper’s Stop, Nike, Reebok etc.
5. DLF Promenade/ Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj
Located adjacent to each other, these malls are two of the most happening malls in Delhi. With their location in the posh locality of Vasant Kunj, these are the malls with luxurious facilities that facilitate upscale shopping experience. Both the malls have been designed efficiently so as to evenly spread out all the brand outlets along with a large food court. DLF Promenade also houses 7 screen DT Cinemas on its top floor. Some of the most iconic food chains present in this mall include The Big Chill café, Nando’s, TGIF etc. The Ambience Mall, likewise, houses food chains like Gloria Jeans, Haldiram’s, Gelato and Cafés and Bars like Underdoggs, The Beer café, Striker etc.
Besides these nationally acknowledged malls, there are several other malls in the city that are equally worth visiting. Now stop worrying about the weather and step your foot in these amazing malls of Delhi!
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