With the growth of the Internet and Internet-based devices, most of the people are fond of things available over the internet. Facebook and online media have grown their popularity in Nepal very much these days. Online shopping sites or online stores are also one of the popular things in the internet world now. Find the list of best/popular online shopping sites in Nepal below.
A few years ago, online shopping was not as popular as it is now today. And, the reason mostly was unreliable quality and the lack of online payment gateways. The growth of technology has made it possible for the rapid progress of online shopping sites in Nepal. People use their laptops, smartphones, tablets, etc. to shop these days without having to go to the market themselves.
One of the most appealing factors about online shopping is that it alleviates the need to wait in long lines or search from store to store for a particular item. We see many young people are attracted to online stores, as we can view the price, compare between two or more sites, and buy the product.
Top 5 Online Shopping Sites in Nepal
There are several reasons why Daraz is on the top spot on this list. Undoubtedly, it is the best online shopping site in Nepal at present. It has an active presence in Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Myanmar. It entered Nepal with a bang under the name of Kaymu and, in no time, became extremely popular.
Formerly Kaymu is the fastest growing online marketplace operating in South Asian countries Pakistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. A wide variety of products are available in Daraz. The products include consumer electronics, fashion, and beauty products, alongside rapidly growing general products.
Daraz is the best choice among both buyers and sellers. It provides Multivendor options so that sellers can register and work with Daraz. Famous brands and retailers in the country have already started selling their products through Daraz’s website.
Daraz has almost everything that you can think of on its platform. It is the priority of many when it comes to shopping online. They accept Cash on Delivery, VISA, and MasterCard as payment options.
You can download the Daraz app on your smartphone (iOS and Android).
Sasto Deal is also one of Nepal’s biggest online shopping website. Sastodeal deliveries are mostly free inside Kathmandu valley and a small surcharge is added for orders outside the valley. They guarantee the returns and exchange of the products within the specified period of time.
It provides products in all categories, such as Men’s, Women’s, and Kids. You can browse electronic gadgets, accessories, clothing, and much more.
Sastodeal delivers products to most of the cities of the country and offers cash on delivery for the payment. Some delivery charges are incurred while the products are delivered to your location.
If you are looking for an ultimate online shopping experience, Sastodeal can get you ‘cheaper’ deals!
Hamrobazar.com is an online classified which enables individuals as well as companies to list the wide variety of new or used product online. It is one of the most used shopping sites in Nepal as it provides the platform for the individual to sell their own products. Hamrobazar.com is a great channel for connecting buyers and sellers. Hamrobazar.com is a perfect solution which helps to list your products for free.
It is one of the most used shopping sites in Nepal and allows individuals to sell their products. You simply create an account and put on an advertisement for your product.
It is the perfect solution that helps you list your products for free. Yes! There are no hidden charges to list products.
However, it isn’t as popular as other sites to buy brand new products. Sellers usually list out second-hand products, although it is one of the most visited websites in Nepal.
NepBay is a revolution that claims to be here to change how we look at online shopping. It started its services in 2007 as an online shop directory. At present, they have grown into an e-commerce platform for Buyers, Sellers, and Advertisers to showcase their products/services.
They offer a selection of a wide variety of stores and categories where the buyers can select from 1000s products. 100s of stores and 1000s of categories make NepBay online platform for secure online transactions.
It is a pioneer of “Cash On Delivery” services in Nepal. Since then, people have been able to rely more on online platforms for shopping.
This online shopping platform accepts PayPal, VISA, MasterCard as international payment options. It also takes eBanking and mobile banking for online payment transactions in Nepal.
SewaPasal is also one of Nepal’s biggest online shopping website in Rautahat Nepal that has been working and serving for the online shopping experience of users for a long time. SewaPasal allows panels for both Buyers and Sellers to buy and sell products online through SewaPasal.
SewaPasal also sells products for Men, Women, Kids, Electronics, Home Appliances, Kitchen Appliances, Grocery, Food, and more.
According to SewaPasal “SewaPasal.com is your Ultimate Online Marketplace where you can choose to buy products. Apart from new products, SewaPasal is a platform of SewaPasal.com for second-hand products. SewaPasal.com is not just limited to Online Shopping and is also a platform for News, Events, Deals, Community Forum, Polls, Quizzes, Videos, and Contests. Explore FAQs.”
So, SewaPasal can also be one of the best choices of yours for Online Shopping, News, Events, and many new things to find online.
There are also other online shopping platforms doing quite well in Nepal. It is clear that these platforms have a huge potential in Nepal if the payment solution gets better. Since almost everyone uses a smartphone these days, it isn’t that difficult of a job to shop online.
The demand for mobile apps has also increased significantly in Nepal. If some of the popular sites start app service, there is no doubt that their business will take off brilliantly.
However, there still are other challenges that these platforms need to overcome in the context of Nepal. I’m talking about the quality of products, delivery time, and customer service.