A shopping mall or shopping center provides a one-stop shopping for anything. A Shopping culture has grown rapidly. Malls are the upgraded version of recreation facilities. Each one offers a spectacular selection of shopping, entertainment, and dining options. Here is a list of 10 largest shopping malls in the world.
1. New South China Mall
The New South China Mall is the largest mall in the world in Dongguan, China. Once, the mall has suffered 99% of the stores vacant. The mall has 2,350 stores.
2. Golden Resources Mall
Golden Resources is a shopping mall located in Beijing, China. The mall has earned the nickname “Great Mall of China” with the total area of 6 million square feet over six floors.
3. SM City North EDSA
SM City North EDSA is a shopping mall located in Quezon City, Philipines. It was started in an area of 120,000 square meters and now expanded to 498,000 square meters.
4. 1 Utama
The largest shopping mall in Malaysia and spread in an area of 5 million square feet. It has more than 700 shops.
5. Isfahan City Center
Isfahan City Center is located in Isfahan city of Iran, covering 5 million square feet of area. It has more than 700 stores, a 5-star hotel, a shopping center, and an international finance center.
CentralWorld is the largest shopping mall in Bangkok, Thailand. This shopping plaza includes a hotel, a tower, and covers over 1 million square meters.
7. SM Mall of Asia
Found in Bay City, Philippines, the mall consists of four buildings interconnected by walkways. One of the mall’s main attractions is an IMAX theatre.
8. Dubai Mall
The Dubai Mall is part of the Burj Khalifa complex. The mall contains more than 1,200 shops including the world’s largest candy store, a SEGA game center, a 5-star luxury hotel, 22 cinema screens plus 120 restaurants and cafes.
9. SM Megamall
SM Megamall is one of the largest malls in Metro Manila, Philippines. The mall has two main buildings connected by a bridge. It has a maximum capacity of 4 million people.
10. Siam Paragon
Siam Paragon in Bangkok is one of the largest shopping malls in Thailand. It includes a wide range of specialty stores and restaurants as well as a multiplex movie theater, the Siam Ocean World aquarium, the Thai Art Gallery and an opera concert hall.