In the era we are currently living in, mobile phones or smartphones have become an essential part of our lives, as we can do virtually everything with them, from buying food or anything else, to talking to someone who is on the other side of the world in a matter of seconds. And of course we can also find tourist guides and hotel booking applications. So with this in mind, we are going to tell you about five mobile applications for Valencia to help you get to know the city as a tourist. Let’s get started.
-The first of the mobile applications for Valencia that we are going to talk about is the Valencia Guide App, which we can easily find in Google Play. Those who have used this app have given it a score of 3.7 out of 5, a good score considering the number of applications that are now available on this platform. As for its usefulness, it has many functions, such as shopping, viewing dining offers, reserving tables in restaurants, asking for the nearest taxi (as it includes a geolocation system)and also has weather forecasts. It’s definitely one of the best applications you’ll find for this purpose.
-The next application has to do with transportation in the city. We also think this is app is very useful, since public transport in Valencia is wonderful. The application is called EMT Valencia, also available in Google Play and with a great user score of 4.2 out of 5.
This application was created by the Valencia municipal transport company, so the information you can get from it is unique. With this application you’ll know when the bus arrives, the balance of your credit card, be able to top up phone credit, know about bus routes and figure out how to travel anywhere you want, using any means of transport. We can also have it in Spanish, Valencian or English versions.
-Let’s move on to the third of the mobile applications for Valencia, called App Valencia. This application was created by the city council, is available on Google Play and has a user score of 3.9 out of 5. The features this application offers make it very handy. In our opinion, one of the most important functions is being able to know the state of traffic in real time, something you don’t often see with other apps. It also indicates the nearest taxi and bus stops, the location of all waste-disposal containers and even petrol stations. It also has a very interesting service called “Close to Me” that indicates the sites of interest within a 300 metre radius. This is definitely an application that is well worth having if you are traveling to Valencia or if you already live there.
-The next application is called Now Valencia-Guide. This application stands out for its design and interface, which are certainly some of the best out there. You can find it on Google Play and users give it a score of 3.9 out of 5.
This is one of the useful mobile applications for Valencia focuses mainly on leisure. We can use it to find out about the most important monuments in the city, in addition to the best restaurants, pubs and so on. It also includes complete descriptions and high-quality photos. With it you’ll be able to keep yourself informed about everything that’s going on in Valencia with regard to culture and leisure.
And finally, let’s talk about an application that not only covers Valencia, but the whole of Spain. It’s called TripAdvisor, and users give it a score of 4.4 out of 5. It’s definitely one of the best there is. The main function of this is the planning of trips, since you can use it to inform yourself about restaurants, hotels, different activities, the main tourist sites and so forth. This way, you’ll have everything planned out when you travel. In addition, one of the important aspects of this is that it has a ranking based on the opinions of users in each section, so you’ll be able to pick only the best places to visit and eat out. This is certainly a very useful application to have at the ready on your Smartphone.