Smart Tour Guide

Smart Tour Guide


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If you need a tour guide during your walking tour in Korea, Smart Tour Guide is the perfect thing you need to travel with.

Smart Tour Guide, created by Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) is a credible audio guide application that contains interesting anecdotes collected from the archives of Korean history.

Explore the museums and tourist attractions while hearing the various stories of Korean history and culture.
You can save and categorize the stories by theme or create your own list to accompany you throughout your trip.
Also, you can collect stamps at set destinations and share your experiences by Facebook or Twitter.

The Smart Tour Guide will make your trip more meaningful and memorable.

◈ Operable areas
- Seoul (Jongno, Cheonggyecheon, Bukchon, Jongmyo Shrine), Gyeongju, Gongju, Buyeo, Iksan, Gimhae, Goryeong, Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty, Haeinsa Temple, National Museum of Korea, etc.

◈ Main Functions
- App content: audio guides (with script), photo images, current location (map)
- MY (storage): save stories by theme, mark favorites, create your own playlist
- My surroundings: Check out nearby tourist attractions
- I Was Here!: Leave your mark wherever you go
- Multiple language support: Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese (language availability differs by theme)
- Miscellaneous: automatic location alert, SNS sharing, search, etc.

◈ Awards
- 2013 UNWTO Ulyssess Award for Innovation in Research and Technology
- 2013 Pacific Asia Travel Association(PATA) Gold Awards

Korea Tourism Organization

※ Notes
- Download the audio files in advance when you have a wireless internet connection to enjoy the app for free.
- Additional charges may be applied depending on your service provider if you access this app with an LTE or 3G connection.

- Supported OS: Optimized to Jelly Bean version 4.3. Supports GingerBread version 2.3.4 or later
- Supported resolution: Optimized to 1280 * 720. Supports up to 1920 * 1080

Recently changed in this version

* version 1.1.5
Intro changed.

* version 1.1.4
bug fixes

* version 1.1.3
some bugs are fixed.
daum map and google map is added.
ui depth is changed.

* version 1.1.2
minor bugs fix

* version 1.1.1
audio player stability has been improved.
initial resources have been changed.
theme download logic has been improved.
some bugs have been fixed.

* version 1.1.0
some critical audio play errors are fixed.
big map loading process get to be managed gracefully.
some bugs are fixed.

Comments and ratings for Smart Tour Guide
  • (67 stars)

    by Simon Spethmann on 01/04/2015

    I only found out about this app after traveling around Korea, but it's great to use at home and learn about Korean culture. Also, because you can switch btw Korean and English, there is a script along with the native audio text it's wonderful for practicing listening comprehension! ^^ It would be even greater, if you could listen to the Korean audio while reading the English text. Also, the downlo

  • (67 stars)

    by Ilma Yusrina on 08/03/2015

    thank you :)

  • (67 stars)

    by opt elim on 27/01/2015

    Thanks for steady efforts. It's good to use

  • (67 stars)

    by hs kim on 27/01/2015

    Its good

  • (67 stars)

    by Kit Long Lai on 24/07/2014

    always shut down itself

  • (67 stars)

    by Ferlie Layson on 27/06/2014

    Very good apps

  • (67 stars)

    by supriya kodical on 25/01/2014

    nice app... very easy to use...loved it

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