KYOTO Trip+ is a smartphone application for international visitors to Kyoto, built with tourism information and disaster procedures to assist travelers for safer and more enjoyable trips. The application works in collaboration with the Japan Meteorological Agency to send push notifications in real time in the event of extreme weather circumstances.
To transmit relevant information on not only tourism, but also weather events and, when necessary, disaster evacuation procedures, to Kyoto tourists and residents.
・Sightseeing Info: Sightseeing spots, hotels, shopping, dining, and event information in collaboration with related establishments and institutions.
・Push notifications, according to a user’s settings and location
・Evacuation directions from a user’s current location, emergency services information, directions to AED, etc.
・Kyoto city bus routes
・Searchable train routes, including travel time and fares
・Accessible in five languages: Japanese, English, Traditional & Simplified Chinese, and Korean