Using the Maps and Google Street view in the Virtual Camino App

To see where you and members of your groups are in Spain, use the features of the Map menu.

The maps feature of the Virtual Camino App are a lot of fun. You can see where you are along the any of the Camino Routes


1. Open the Menu Options using the hamburger menu

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2 Click 'Map' menu item

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3. Note that your avatar is right in the middle of the map where you are located along the Camino. You have a yellow pin marker.

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4. Zoom and Street View controls bottom right. You can zoom in and out using the + and - buttons. On a mobile phone it might be easier to pinch in and out.

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5. Map style may be altered to suit your preferences

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6. Google Street View can be invoked by dragging the little yellow man onto the map. Note that blue lines will appear on the map where street view is available.


7. Warning. Street view can be addictive. You can move around and zoom in and out by using gestures on a mobile phone or mouse on a desktop.

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8. Look for other pilgrims and track markers (yellow arrows and scallop shells)

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9. To exit Street view click on the arrow on the left hand side of the location information box

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10. this video might help

HubSpot Video



11. When you belong to groups you will be able to see all the avatars for each member of your groups along the way. NOTE Group avatars may not  show until you re-start the app. NOTE Street view is (currently) not available in the groups map

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