Inaugurated on June of 2009 by the Chairman of NLIC(Nepal Life Insurance Company) Board Dr Fatte Bahadur KC, the mall stands tall with its 5 storey towering height which accommodates 125 outlets accessorized with diverse commodities of International Standard that varies from electronic gadgets to home appliances to apparels to jewelries to cosmetic goods, 15 restaurants with tempting menus and amusement area allocated specifically for children. Thus NLIC City Center is indeed a City within a Center as its tagline implies.
City Center locates itself in Khichapokahri- the heartthrob of a bustling Kathmandu city and confers visitors the Ultra Modern shopping Experience with its elevators, escalators, central air condition, CCTV controlled Premise, Full Power Backup, Smoke Detector, fire Alarm, Fire Hydrant, extensive Security System and impeccable Refreshment Room where every shop has got access over telephone and internet.It has got Double Basement Parking Area.
Big Mart exists on the ground floor which gives you ultimate shopping experience and remains open 7days a week from 10am till 8pm. Bigmart can be approached via landline: 4321654.
The first of its kind, Big Movies, formerly known as Big Cinemas is the first Multiplex to initiate in Nepal managed by Cine Star, a division of Triveni Group under technical and managerial assistance of Indian Theatre Tycoon Reliance Group and locates itself on the 4th floor of NLIC City Center in Kamalpokhari. The ultramodern technical tools involve a grander Xenon Projection Systems, articulate DTS(Digital Theater Systems) Sound, sumptuous and comforting seats and a Wall- to- Wall screen which will re-define your’ Movie Viewing’ experience.
Big Cinemas can accommodate 870 people in its three wide chambers at a time. Tickets for the movies are available from 8am till 8pm at two ticket counters- one located in the cloister outside the edifice and the other to the entry point to the hall, while telephone booking and online ticketing are also entertained as per popular demand. Tickets booked through telephone and online are cancelled 45minutes in advance of the show time if not secured sooner.
Three different movies go on screen in its three wide screens. Big Movies offer discount on morning shows every day and a special discount on all shows on Wednesday so that you can acquire Platinum and Gold Tickets at only Rs 185 every Wednesday. They have got different schemes regarding the ticket prices. For details, you can log on to its official website- “www.bigmovies.com.np”
Outside foods are prohibited in Big Movies which implies you need to buy food and beverages from the adjoining counter. Unlike most other Cinema Halls, order for food and beverages can be placed from their own seat and patrons are served their orders in their seat without having to wait in line for food.
Latest technology allows you to be updated with the movie schedule of Big Cinemas via your cell phone for which all you need to do is: Type BM in the message box and send it to 5001.
Further Details can be obtained from: o1- 4223440 or 01-4241212 or 2001210
If you are thinking of spending some quality time with your family, NLIC City Centre is where you should be.