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There are no data or cellular network charges to use this tour app!
Turn your phone or tablet into a Tour Guide and take your driving tours and sightseeing to a whole new level with the GyPSy Guide – GPS Tour from Las Vegas to Red Rock Canyon and return. Commentary plays AUTOMATICALLY as you drive. GyPSy Guide will provide commentary as you drive so you won't miss any of the fantastic scenic viewpoints or fascinating stories from Las Vegas.
** Once downloaded, this tour REQUIRES NO DATA to operate and activate, so you won’t incur roaming or data charges even if you are from outside the USA. Just download the app on Wi-Fi from your network at home or use the free Wi-Fi at the airport, hotel or any other location.
Professional tour guides have filled the guide with interesting and entertaining stories, loads of tips and advice on what to do and will point out places of interest as you approach them. There are 100 commentary points on this tour. Its just like driving around with a local expert.
On our drive towards Red Rock Canyon there we have the opportunity to visit an old western town and a beautiful historic ranch with some star studded owners in its history. Next we reach those famous red rocks and I will have commentary all the way around the loop drive. There is a small entry fee to visit the site.
After Red Rock Canyon, we begin to make our way back towards the Strip, but there a more suggested stops along the way. Springs Preserve is a great attraction in Las Vegas and is an entertaining modern museum full of interactive displays. Then we will cruise past Las Vegas' biggest Outlet Mall before visiting Downtown Las Vegas and its famous Fremont Street light show. GyPSy will take you to all these places and then you can decide whether you want to stop, skip it or come back another time.
To start this tour, just drive south along Las Vegas Blvd. We will suggest a photo stop at the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, and then we turn onto Blue Diamond Road to drive towards the mountains. GyPSy will give you the directions you need to follow the tour route.
The map will display your position and upcoming audio points. You can also preview the tour before you arrive, or re-live your vacation after you return home.
This tour is not just a directory but a designed tour to follow, just like how a tour guide would take you. It’s simple and entertaining; just let GyPSy provide commentary automatically as you travel.
** iPad users - please not that Wi-Fi only iPads will not activate the commentary automatically. Any iPnone or network-capable iPad will work just fine.
++ Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
- June 10, 2014 Initial release
- July 24, 2014 New version 1.3
- July 24, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99