“Discover more of the world out there.” With this slogan, the Berlin-based start-up advertises its komoot app. The Android application is the ideal partner for explorers and adventurers. Hikers, climbers and cyclists obtain topographic maps, routing and navigation via voice command.
komoot app for adventurers and nature lovers
Users who like to discover the world in their spare time – be it the Thuringian forest or a nature reserve in the United States – need a partner that also shows them what it is to discover. Both hikers, bikers and climbers get to the komoot Android application just as someone on the phone. The core of the app is first the topographic maps. This show not only where you can become an Explorer, but also what can be expected from the discovery tour. Thus, the type of terrain, water and vegetation, and buildings can be read on the basis of the cards. Being, giving pavements information about how well it will move forward.
Optimal tour with komoot
Whereupon the user can rely on the komoot app in any case, is planning tours. First, however, you have to log in to the application only once. Besides the classic registering the route planner also allows logging in via Facebook or a Google Account.
You are ready to get down to. The user specifies initially with which sport the tour to start. is possible, for example, cycling, hiking or mountain climbing. Then do you have to condition and determined goal and starting point. The desired distance or duration can be registered.
Preparations are made, the navigation app created several suggestions for possible routes that meet the requirements specified. Among the routes Road surface, likely duration, difficulty, etc. are given. The user starts the tour, the app navigates precisely and voice prompts. Missed branches are a thing of the past. are also helpful comments and likes the community, where you can occasionally run into some real insider tips. Conveniently, the komoot app also syncs all tours with other devices.
Paid offline maps
For adventure tours, where perhaps no network is available, the app allows offline storage of cards. However, this is only possible at an additional cost. Per region are 3.99 euros due, all regions can be downloaded as a package for 29.99 euros. For the start, the user receives a region of their choice for free.