The site of Chhaya Center is located at Thamel, the main tourism hub at Kathmandu, Amrit Marg, West of Keshar Mahal and East of Bhagwan Bahal temple. It lies in South of Godavari Almunai Association (GAA) and North of Sanchaya Kosh Building. It is 500 meters from Durbarmarg and 5 km from Tribhuvan International Airport. Swoyambhunath Stupa is just 2 kilometers away from the site and Kathmandu Durbar Square is 1.5 kilometer away from the site.

Considered as the biggest complex in Nepal as tourist destination , we have 76000 sq. ft. of land (around 14 ropanies of land). The complex has taken only 40% ground coverage as built up area making 60% open space to facilitate ease of movement. We have developed six “chowks” each representing a unique theme of different tourism squares of the country. In addition, we have 7,866 sq.ft as the leased area till the period of construction. The central chowk of around 12,000 sq.ft area is the center of attraction in which all types of activities like concerts, gala events, festivals etc. will take place throughout the year.

Area of total Lower Ground Floor is 15,994.00 sq.ft where there is facility of parking with dual system. From the 5th floor to the 14th floor there will be around 200 rooms to be used as hotel facilities providing occupancy for 400 tourists, making the location a prime tourist footfall area.


The basements will accommodate around 386 cars in the parking facility. Total capacity of the basement is 153 cars . Area covered by basement is 50,698 sq.ft. The basement floor height 5 meters for dual parking provision.

Jingle Bell Rock Fest 2021

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The most awaited musical event Jingle Bell Rock Fest took place at Chhaya Center on 24th December. The event was organized by HI Entertainment, a renowned name in event planning and management. The musical fest that was organized to celebrate Christmas 2021 featured popular bands and artists including The Edge Band, Mukti and Revival, Rohit Shakya, Trishala Gurung, Sanup Poudel, Dumanics and many more.

Lower Ground Floor

80 cars and 217 motor bike parking is the strength of Lower Ground Floor. The total area covered by this floor is 50,267 sq.ft.

GE Fest: A musical day to remember

A lively musical event GE Fest took place at Chhaya Center courtyard on 4th December from 12 pm onwards. GE Fest was jointly organized by Garage Entertainment, Budweiser, and ISS Sound in association with Goldstar. The event presented popular artists Swoopna Suman, The Elements, Oasis Thapa, Prabesh K. Shrestha, Sushant Ghimire, Samir Shrestha, Aakash Khadka, Situsit and Ankit Vaidya. Bekcha, a famous singer, who had not disclosed his identity, revealed his face publicly for the first time through this event.

Ground Floor

Total built up area of this floor is 36,995 sq.ft within which aligned commercial area is 16,738 sq.ft. The floor has 1 restaurant of 1,015.32 sq.ft and 82 retail shops for branded items.

Qfx Cinemas at Chhaya Center

Qfx Cinemas is the most popular cinema franchise in Nepal that features Nepali as well as Hollywood and Bollywood movies. It has its state-of-art movie theater on the 4th floor of Chhaya Center as well. In its 3 ultra modern screens, Qfx provides one of the best movie experiences that is both entertaining and memorable starting right from ticket counter to exit. With the best screening rooms that can accommodate different sized crowd, Qfx at Chhaya has got a Dolby AT MOS sound technology that enhances sound quality in greater detail and creates a full immersive experience to the audience.

First Floor

Among 38,148 sq.ft of built area, the commercial space separated for this floor is 20,962.30 sq.ft. There are three restaurants of 1115.97 sq.ft., 1162.77 sq.ft., and 1932.91 sq.ft respectively. Altogether there are 76 retails shops of total 16750.65 sq.ft. for international and national brands.

GE Fest, an evening of music, fun and fiesta

Chhaya Center has always been a center of life and actions. This time also Chhaya Center has a special treat for all music and entertainment lovers. This December, Garage Entertainment, in collaboration with ISS Pvt. Ltd. and Aloft Hotel, is going to host "GE Fest" at Chhaya Center courtyard. The Garage Entertainment Fest (GE) that takes place on 4th December after 1 PM, has live performance by various well known artists of Nepal. Garage Entertainment is a popular name in event and artist management industry. It organizes and coordinates expertise-based solutions in celebrity management, engagement, promotion and coordination for reality shows, films, brand extension and corporate events. The celerity bands and singers that are going to perform live at GE fiesta are:

2nd Floor

The built up area of this floor is 38,148 sq.ft and the commercial space is 21,943.38 sq.ft. The floor has total 76 shops of total 17615.82 sq.ft dedicated for handicrafts goods and three restaurants of 1120.64 sq.ft, 1198.49 sq.ft. and 20008.43 sq.ft respectively.

Future of Retail Shopping

Retail shopping incorporates selling through different channels and includes the traveling merchants of antiquity all the way to sprawling shopping malls, big box stores and ecommerce platforms. With a retail outlet, people can sell variety of things and expose customers to items and products that they didn’t even know they needed. One of the advantages of retail shopping is that retail outlet provides instant gratification and allows customer to see what they are buying up close and also for instance, they might enter the outlet looking for a pair of jeans but then end up purchasing more items.

3rd Floor

The total area is 38,148 sq.ft of this floor where 26,428.26 sq. ft is a commercial area.

Chhaya Center Dashain Festival Offer

Dashain is finally here! And we all know Dashain is not just about rituals and celebration but also about shopping spree for Nepali people. Shopping can be overwhelming for people during such times. So, Chhaya Center is here to help you with your festival shopping. We have a variety of unique deals and special attractions in our stores to make your shopping a wonderful experience filled with fun and excitement. Let's have a look at all our Dashain deals.

4th Floor

Total built up area of this floor is 36,995 sq.ft within which aligned commercial area is 29,097.98 sq.ft. There are 5 meeting halls covering 3936 sq.ft and 1 banquet hall of 7,421.20 sq.ft. The floor has Food court and 3 Multiplex cinema hall covering 17,740.54 sq.ft.

Eateries at Chhaya Center

Much more than just a shopping complex, Chhaya Center offers ranges of places to eat that boasts incredible global cuisine. Eateries in this mega complex offers varieties of dishes, including Italian, Japanese, Continental, local and many more that is sure to delight your taste bud. Not just food, the eateries also feature vibrant and lovely setting that provides one of the best ambiences in town.