The Mobile Phone As A Professional Tour Guide

5000 + free tours on topographic maps. Good news for all bikers and hikers who don’t quite know where. Over the phone, they now have access to over 5000 professionally prepared tours with description, attractions, distance and time information on high-quality topographic maps. The GPS function of the phone is used by the free application particularly helpful. The Swiss online service with its approximately 125’000 visitors per month brings GPS mobile its professional tours service now also on Windows Mobile phones.

The Clou: Thanks to the GPS integration not only the tourists know always exactly where’s to go. About the protected friends feature can also cantons or route contrary follow always, where is the mobile owner just penetrate. Official topographic maps of pleasure preparing the detailed topographic maps, which are transmitted continuously and automatically align itself at the location of the user the contact, geo-Cachern and nature lovers. For little money also fixed on the phone stored that maps (Topo Germany maps free of charge). The tours were all tourism editors checked and edited. In addition, the user but also their own tours, and status reports can upload and download. Easy to install of GPS-tracks mobile can be the easiest way to install on Windows Mobile phones (from version 5.0) via SMS: SMS with keyword Guide target number 966 (Switzerland – CHF 0.40/SMS) or 42444 (Germany – 0.19/SMS).

The four-language application and the use of the data are free of charge; the costs for the data transmission are marginally suitable Telecom contract. More information under: mobile phone via is an online tourist service of the Chamer GEO tracks GmbH, the leading supplier geo-referenced data for mountain bike, bicycle, hiking, Alpine, ski and snowshoe tours. The GEO tracks GmbH operates data services for tourist organizations and private users online. In addition to the two main shareholders Also the Swiss cycling is Christian Steiner and Eduard Amrhein (Swiss cyclists federal) involved in GEO-tracks. This media information are available together with appropriate photographs and illustrations on the Internet at. Are happy to provide further information to media professionals: Christian Steiner, GEO tracks GmbH, Seestrasse of 5, 6330 Cham email: Cham, 15th April 2009