The ‘City Of Lakes’ better known as Thane is considered to be one of the ‘most populated cities in India’. Now, apart from its rapid population growth this city is also known for a number of vibrant real estate development projects. Over the years, these include a number of luxurious complexes as well as malls. In terms of malls, there are number of them that have cropped up in this city. So, let us now discuss a few of them which have become popular with the people of the city.
1. Viviana Mall:
It is considered to be India’s first visually impaired friendly mall situated in Thane. Furthermore, it has also established the “XRCVC-Viviana Extension”, a special resource center for the visually impaired. It measures about one mn sq.ft and comprises of fashion brand outlets like Shoppers Stop, Marks & Spencer, Charles & Keith, ZARA, Forever 21, Tommy Hilfiger, and Lifestyle as well as Cinepolis, a megaplex with 14 movie screens. In addition, a coffee shop, fine dine restaurant, and a pub such as Starbucks, Copper Chimney, and Pizza Express respectively are also available at this popular mall in Thane.
2. Korum Mall:
It was on September 2nd 2009, that this mall was first made public to the people of Thane. Constructed by Kalpataru Limited, this mall is located on the Eastern Express Highway, and covers an area of half a million square feet. It comprises of a 70,000 sq ft Hypermarket, a 15,000 square feet (1,400 m2) family entertainment centre, a four-screen Inox Multiplex with a seating capacity of over 1000 seats, a 550 seat food court, and a basement which can hold up to 1100 Cars and 700 two wheelers.
This mall was constructed by a popular real estate company known as Runwal Developers Pvt. Ltd in 2003. It is situated in Manpada, Godbunder Road in Thane, and covers a total area of 3 lac sq. ft. Furthermore, it operates from Monday to Sunday in between 11.00 am to 10.00 pm. It is renowned for stores selling high quality Apparel, Footwear, Watches, Eyewear, Perfumes, Cosmetics, Hand Bags, Ethnic Wear, Jewellery, Accessories, Sportswear, Luggage and Toys. Like most malls, it also consists of a ‘Food Court’, which comprises of restaurants and cafes. A few popular food outlets available here are: Pop Tate’s, KFC, Jugheads, Barista, Domino’s Pizza etc.