Seeing its growing commercial and industrial importance, Noida has fast grown up as a major tourist destination. Once a small village, Noida has come up as a pulsating giant and offers a lot to all its visitors. Noida with its cosmopolitan crowd has seen a steep rise in the number of malls and shopping arenas in the city. The entire Noida is dotted by ritzy malls, star hotels, classy restaurants, happening nightclubs and lots more. Noida has even seen rise in TV serials and films production houses. The Sector 18 Market in Noida is one of the major shopping areas in the city. The Akshardham Temple is an important draw for devotees and tourists alike to Noida. Expect to find almost all kinds of hotels in Noida. There are some of the finest of five-star hotels in Noida as well as some economical budget hotels in Noida too.