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The downloaded book is stored in "My Book". Open the Book, then tap the icons on the map to start the audio guide.
After you tap the [Start guide] button, simply enjoy and explore the area. As you approach a guide point, the audio guide will play automatically.
You can also listen to the audio guide of that area by manually tapping icons on the guide map.
The contents you have listened to are stored as Footprint in the Book. By tapping the icon you can listen to the guide again.
After downloading the app, read the User Agreement and tap [agree] to start using the app.
You can search available Books in Bookstore by keyword/ by language, as well as sort by latest/ oldest.
The Books downloaded from the Book Store are saved in My Book.
The Footprint function enables you to replay the contents you have already listened to.
14 audio guides of the world cultural heritage sites in Japan are available here. After downloading the app, download any book that interests you from the Book Store. You can also view guide maps in PDF by clicking the images below.
The Books do not provide any guarantee of the accuracy of site information such as entrance fee, open hours, and other relevant information. Those are presented as supplemental information only. Please check out the latest information beforehand by yourself. Some books contain sites other than the UNESCO World Heritage properties, despite of the Book title "World Heritage". The heritage sites include areas richly endowed with nature. While using the app please pay attention to natural disasters such as lightning in the area where the weather could change suddenly. Depending on the conditions such as weather/ buildings/ locations, the system may not work properly due to inaccurate GPS position information affected by radio waves. We disclaim any liability arising from the use of the service/ app and those are to be used at your own risk.
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