- Places are grouped in categories such as Food and Drink, Entertainment, Education, Travel, etc.
- Location's details are showed with contact info
- Show shortest route to a location
Germany is a popular European travel destination and has a lot of well-known attractions. In order to find the best locations in Germany, the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) has called in 2012 again more than 45,000 visitors to rate their favorite German attractions and places via the www.germany.travel website.
The TOP 100 app, which is produced by the German National Tourist Board (GNTB), offers you the possibility to find out about the 100 most popular attractions in Germany.
The mobile application is compatible with all Android smartphones. It offers useful and valuable information about all great places to visit, including a short description, opening hours, admission prices, fees and directions. The Android app also offers mobile discount vouchers and the latest news from Germany.
Interactive travel guide:
The app supplies you with various and detailed information on Germany's 100 most popular attractions, among photographs and useful travel information.
Use the new filter function to shuffle the Top 100 sights or sort them according to different categories. Tip: if you gently shake your smartphone, the Top 100 sights will appear in a random order.
The app displays all the top sights within a 100km radius of the selected attraction.
Find out about various events being held near the Top 100 sights throughout the year.
The Android App offers 14 vouchers which grant travel discounts on admission tickets, guided walks, as well as rental cars. Tip: use our new voucher list to see how you can save.
The integrated map function helps you to find your way in Germany. It shows you where all the highlights are located and how to get to Germany’s TOP 100 attractions.
Save your own top attractions in your list of favorites to help you to plan your trip to and in Germany.
Don’t miss out on free daily news updates, such as upcoming events and new attractions in the popular travel destination Germany.
The app also gives you the possibility to share all top attractions, as well as your own favorites, quickly and easily with your friends.
It is recommended that you allow full internet access in order to make best use of the app's features, especially the sharing function and the news tool.
If you have any questions, please contact the German National Tourist Board by sending an email. We look forward to answering your questions!
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