What is xix

xix is a service which allows anyone to safely and easily find and view information relating to sightseeing spots in Hokkaido using a smartphone. (The name xix comes from the "x" representing sightseeing spots, and "i" as in oneself.
Currently the service stores the information of 1132 sightseeing spots by coordinates. It can be used for free anywhere in Hokkaido, by scanning the QR codes that appear in sightseeing texts, such as pamphlets in many cities, towns, and villages.

What you can do using it (supporting various languages)

  • Sightseeing spots are displayed in order of proximity to the user's current location.
  • Check travel route
  • Check additional information
  • Travel obstacle information

Please allow the location information of the smartphone.
→ Click here if you cannot get location information.

How to use

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①Nearby palaces info

  • Sightseeing spots are displayed in order of proximity to the user's current location.
  • It can be narrowed down by things to see, transportation, eating, shopping, and events.

→ Additional ways to use regarding ① here.

②Search

※Your location information will not be used.

You can search for sightseeing spots using any of the following methods.

  • Search by the map number stated on the UU-Hokkaido Map→What is the UU-Hokkaido map?
  • Search by entering the phone number of the destination.
  • Search by entering the mapcode of the destination.
  • Search by inputting the name.
  • Search by selecting area and genre.

→ Additional ways to use regarding ② here.

③Map Search

  1. Tap the map around the destination
  2. Select city name
  3. Select a spot from the list.

→ Additional ways to use regarding ③ here.

④Traffic info

Timetables for the following mentioned public transportation are listed.

  • Bus terminal
  • Airport
  • Train(JR)

→ Additional ways to use regarding ④ here.

⑤Traffic obstacles info

  • Travel obstacle information: displaying information regarding suspension of service for railroads, airports etc. in the event of bad weather or obstructions to traffic, and guides you to a link to the target means of transportation.

→ Additional ways to use regarding ⑤ here.

Precautions

  • For nearby palaces info , the area of use is within Hokkaido.
    (Search may be utilized domestically or overseas)
  • Nearby palaces info,Search do not function when out of reach of signal.
  • The calculation for nearby palaces info differs from actual distance. It does not account for actual winding roads, detours to bridges or altitude changes.
  • It uses the positional information acquisition function of the smartphone. This function may be off. Please turn on positional information of your device in settings. Please also turn on the positional information in the browser.
  • Supported browsers are Safari, Firefox, and Google Chrome.

How to use①

When you tap ①, tourist attractions are arranged in order of proximity from the current location. ●In the urban district it gets at 200 m or 2 km information and in the suburbs it gets at 20km information. ●Filter by genre

How to use②

●Tap A ~ E to change to the input screen.
  1. Map number
    Search by the map number stated on the UU-Hokkaido Map.
  2. Phone number
    Search by entering the phone number of the destination.
  3. MAPCODE
    Search by entering the mapcode of the destination.
    You can receive a MAPCODE list, when you rent a car from Nippon Rent-A-Car.
    →Here, for reservations
    MAPCODE
  4. Name
    Search by inputting the name.
  5. Genre
    Search by selecting area and genre.

How to use③

●When you tap ③,the whole picture of Hokkaido comes out. →Map around the destination. →Choose city . →Choose Spot list

How to use④

→Tap on traffic information . →Choose from list →Tap on station.

How to use⑤

→Tap on traffic obstacles information.
  • A button to share your friends
    Please send your favorite information.

  • How to use button
    Open this page.
  • Help button
    Announce information from the company.
  • Home button
    Home page of xix