No matter how painful it is to realize, we are completely dependent on gadgets. Today, you can do almost everything with the help of your phone. You can buy a ticket, pay a bill, book a table in a restaurant, find an address – everything could be done with the help of applications.
To make your phone as useful as possible during your trip, you should first find and download the necessary applications for a particular country. Of course, there are applications that are used throughout the world, and they are really useful. Be sure to download Maps.Me, Airbnb, Couchsurfing Travel, TripAdvisor and various translators.
Today we’ve prepared a useful list of apps for those who’re going to travel to the South Caucasus. We hope that it will make your Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia trip as comfortable as possible.
Useful apps for traveling in Armenia
If you ever hear that Armenia is an undeveloped post-Soviet country, be ready for a big surprise. Armenia and especially the capital of the country are quite developed in terms of technology. You will be free to use all your social network applications without any restrictions, and you can easily find open Wi-Fi in any cafe and hotel. Here are some useful applications that will make your stay more comfortable.
The first thing that interests the tourist is how to get to the hotel (in case your hotel does not provide a transfer from the airport). There are several applications, but the most convenient and good quality taxi service is definitely gg. In the application, you can change the mode of transport from economy to business class, a taxi for the child, trucking, etc. Tariff, car brand, contacts are also displayed on the interface. The application is available on Android and iOS.
Dinebook is a new application to search for a cafe or restaurant by specified criteria. You can also find places nearby, see photos, check the menu and prices. Dinebook allows you to book a table simply with one click. The application is available on Android and iOS.
The most popular applications of food delivery is menu.am. Almost all known fast foods, restaurants, cafes, and even hookah bars and flower shops are registered in the service. Menu.am is available 24 hours. This means that you can order food at any time of the day or night. The application is available on Android and iOS.
The most multifunctional application for traveling in Armenia and Yerevan is Yerevan Card. By purchasing an official tourist card, you get a free transfer from the airport, 5 free guided tours in Yerevan, a free metro, a free sim card and internet access, discounts at restaurants, cafes, bars, clubs and hotels. The application is available on Android.
Yerevan events is a directory where new events are added in Yerevan, including concerts, exhibitions, films, performances in pubs and much more. After the excursion, you can search the application and find some interesting event in Yerevan. The application is available on Android and iOS.
Useful apps for travel in Georgia
For travel in Georgia you can download a lot of useful applications. In addition, you can use all the popular applications for booking, tickets, attractions, etc.
Guide U is a handy app for traveling around Georgia. The application has an audio guide for major cities in 4 languages. You can find all the useful information about places of interest, address, how to get there, ticket prices and much more. Also in the application you can purchase a universal discount card, which provides a free SIM card (1000 MB Internet), up to 40% discounts in shops and restaurants, and much more. The application is available on Android.
This is a useful application for navigation in Tbilisi and other cities. In addition to navigation, you can find information about traffic jams, a list of organizations with phone numbers and addresses. The app is available on Android and iOS.
TopTripTip is an application for the CIS countries, created together with the MIR television and radio company. This is the most comprehensive guide to historical monuments, natural attractions and simply interesting places in Georgia. In the application you can also find routes and information about attractions. The application is available on Android and iOS.
Taxi Maxim is an online taxi application in Georgia. The application has all the standard features that are needed to order a taxi (fare, map, information about the driver). Compared to other services, Maxim is more accessible and convenient. The application is available on Android and iOS.
Tbilisi Travel Guide
The offline travel guide is useful in cases when you have no internet connection. The application provides information with photos of attractions, hotels, restaurants, clubs and much more. There is also a route planner so you can create your own tour. The application is available on Android.
Useful apps for traveling in Azerbaijan
In terms of comfort, Azerbaijan is definitely not in the first place. This also applies to mobile applications that can be downloaded for traveling in Azerbaijan. These few applications may seem interesting to you, but they are available only in Baku.
For the budget tourist, BakuBus will be a useful application to find bus stops and routes in Baku. Internet connection should be stable, otherwise, the application will not load offline. The application is available on Android and iOS.
With the help of the application, you can order food from cafes, restaurants and fast food registered in the application. The application is available on Android and iOS.
This is an application to search and order a table. All popular Baku restaurants, cafes, bars and cafes are registered in the application. Every time you will receive points that you can later use as bonuses in restaurants. The application is available on Android and iOS.