This official app of Shiga Prefecture is tailored for cyclists traveling within Shiga Prefecture, and especially for those who are interested in BIWAICHI - which is to take a cruise along Lake Biwa (approximately 200 km around). You will find navigation features and tourist information to enhance your experience.
BIWAICHI Cycling Navi’s navigation features include GPS navigation and guidance, elevation information, and nearby spot search.
Overview of the seven areas within Shiga Prefecture
Articles introducing tourist spots within each area
PRE-SET CYCLING COURSES
BIWAICHI (cycling along Lake Biwa)
8 cycling courses (12.2km to 71.9km)
Select up to 10 spots and make & save your own route within Shiga Prefecture
Routes can be selected from “suggested” and “use back roads”
Suggested route calculates routes based on distance, time, and elevation
Searches for routes suitable for bicycles, and navigate your way around
GPS navigation prompts you when to turn (destination or origin must be within Shiga)
NEARBY SPOT MAP
Search for restaurants, convenience stores, “BIWAICHI Cycle Support Stations” and other spots nearby.
Share your route with friends through SNS or e-mail
Save up to 30 spots or routes
・iPhone5s/SE、iPhone6/6 Plus、iPhone6s/6s Plus、iPhone7/7 Plus、iPhone7s/7s Plus、iPhone8/8 Plus、iPhone X
※Models that do not have GPS, such as iPod touch and iPad Wi-Fi, are not supported
・iOS10 and above
・Please follow local traffic rules and regulations when using GPS navigation
・Navigation consumes battery. Please prepare recharging batteries if necessary.
・Continuous usage of background GPS may consume battery.
- SHIGA PREFECTURE
- 201.7 MB
Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- Copyright © Shiga Prefecture. All rights reserved.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.