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NAVITIME JAPAN launches “Drive Hokkaido!”App

By [email protected] - 11th September 2017 - 10:04

NAVITIME JAPAN Co. Ltd. launched the “Drive Hokkaido!” App, which supports travel by car rental in Hokkaido by providing convenient tools for driving; introducing panoramic routes and tourist spots; and providing discount coupons. The app is available in English for iOS® Android OS® devices. This app is launched in relation with the “Hokkaido Driving Project” organized by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism of JAPAN. It is a pilot program to promote enjoyable driving in Hokkaido for foreign visitors to Japan. GPS data of users will be collected and statistically analyzed to enhance future drive tourism experience. The app provides MAPCODE information for tourist spots, which simplifies setting the destination of the car navigation. Other features of the app includes: Tourist spot search, Panoramic Driving Routes, Nearby search, useful when looking for gasoline stations, rest areas, and convenience stores nearby