Digitization of the Krk Island Tourist Board – new mobile applications of the island of Krk

first_imgThose who follow trends, who are proactive and who care that tourism does not happen, are growing and developing, and the Tourist Board of the island of Krk is one of those who have gone the furthest with digitalization. Through their website, they offer a lot of information, most of all tourist boards in Croatia, and now they have set the bar high through the production of various mobile applications. The whole focus is on the mobile phone, whether we like it or not, because logically, the mobile phone is always with people, so I can get all the information in the palm of one hand, of course if you provide it to them.And the Tourist Board of the island of Krk makes a great effort to offer the content of the entire island of Krk through its website and mobile applications. After creating a unified map of hiking and biking trails on the island of Krk, and outdoor catalogs to support the development of programs and outdoor activities, the Tourist Board of the island of Krk presents free mobile applications KRKhike i KRKbike .Application KRKhike is a new mobile application for Android and IOS operating systems, and allows you to search for hiking, MTB, hiking trails, and GPS navigation routes, and select walks along your own preferences, weight, location. The application can be downloaded from the web pages of the Tourist Board of the island of Krk www.krk.hr, as well as on the web pages of the tourist boards of the island of Krk with which this application was developed in joint cooperation.KRKhike and KRKBike applicationsCultural Heritage of the Island of Krk applicationExcept development outdoora , The Tourist Board of the island of Krk wants to acquaint visitors with the rich cultural and historical heritage of the island of Krk, valuable cultural facilities, which in recent years printed a tourist map of cultural sights, made a digital map and its presentation in an interactive and multimedia way (www.visit. krk.hr), and this year presents the content of a digital map adapted for mobile phones.The historical heritage of the island of Krk with this project includes the period of antiquity, historical towns-castles, centers of Glagolitic heritage, the island of Krk is the cradle of Croatian literacy, the seat of the Frankopan princes.The whole project  Cultural heritage of the island of Krk started in 2016, continued in 2017 from the very beginning in collaboration with Center for Industrial Heritage, University of Rijeka.  The project unites the cultural and artistic heritage of the island of Krk and enables its presentation with modern technologies – multimedia and interactive. The digital map includes about 50 localities and catalog units of cultural heritage have been created and presented on the website of the Tourist Board of the island of Krk at www.visitkrk.hr, and from now on they can be downloaded by mobile phone and tour routes according to your wishes. It is possible to follow churches, places, monasteries, forts, with a guided and independent tour with confirmation of the location. “Our goal, especially in this year, which was declared the European Year of Cultural Heritage, is to bring cultural events closer to guests and lovers of history, but also to strengthen and enrich the cultural identity of the island of Krk, using the possibilities of modern technology.”Point out from the Krk Tourist Board. The application Cultural Heritage of the Island of Krk can be downloaded at www.krk.hr. The Tourist Board of the Island of Krk has prepared a virtual walk around the island of Krk in 360 degrees as a new modern, innovative and interactive visual display of destinations and surroundings from the air using the latest web VR technologies.”We want to offer visitors a new and different experience of seeing the offer of the island of Krk and presenting attractions with the possibility of orientation through natural, historical, cultural and gastronomic sights. The virtual walk can be used on all types of devices from a PC to a smartphone or tablet with the additional possibility of viewing through VR glasses. ” conclude from TZ Krka. You can also view virtual walks on the portal www.krk.hr.Congratulations to the Tourist Board of the island of Krk who set the bar high and showed the direction of website development and digitalization for all other tourist boards.Related news:Definitely read the story about the portal that brings the calendar of all events on the island of Krk / ALA SHU – EXCELLENT CALENDAR OF ALL EVENTS ON THE ISLAND OF KRK THAT ALL HOTELS AND RENTERS SHOULD USElast_img

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