The Aravis Adventures application: Virée en Aravis

New : The Aravis Adventures application !

Enjoy the mountain ranges around Annecy, the Tournettes – Bornes and the Aravis.  With this application, you can use your telephone or tablette like a GPS.  Enter your requirements, type of activitiy, level of difficulty or theme and instantly download your trail and let the app guide you!  No need for any internet connection, everything you need is already on your phone.  All you need to do is make sure you have a full battery.  The app is very easy to use, without any techno jargon and accessible for all from beginners to experts.  It will give you directions along the trail and let you know about points of interest with interactive and audio alerts.  Get more out of your trail and find out about the local flora and fauna, local heritage, and delicious local products along the way, it will appeal to lone walkers, families, sports enthusiasts or occasional walkers.
 

The Virées en Aravis, is :

  • A choice of itineraries based on simple criterion :  geolocalisation, length, level of difficulty.
  • Road directions to the start of the hike.
  • Vocal directions in real time with changes in direction.
  • A reliable guide to warn the user if they have exited the track.
  • An audible signal to draw attention to a point of interest.
  • Information on local heritage, fauna, flora and nearby tourist information and services.
  • Itineraries can be used without network connection.
  • Fun quizzes to check your knowledge of nature and local history.
  • Possibility to share on networks.
  • Safe hiking with a unique button to call emergency services complete with geolocalisation and GPS coordinates.
  • A space for feedback.
  • Exists also in English.