In spite of your destination, planning comes first. Else, you’ll spend unnecessarily and you may not visit the tourist attractions on your wish list.
Thanks to technological advancement, smart devices and apps can help make your road trip exciting. I frequently take motorcycle tours in Himalaya and these apps are assuredly a life saver.
In addition, these apps are free to download, even though you may feel tempted to pay a monthly subscription fee.
Waze, focus on social interaction. However, it lets you select your best or preferred routes. Users can communicate, close collisions, traffic jams, and police radar. This way, you can avoid routes that may prevent you from arriving on time.
Also, you’ll see the affordable gas prices around, as collated by the community. So if you want to save money or time, Waze is the perfect app for you.
- Hotel Tonight
You may have found yourself in a position where you feel tired to ride. As a result, you need to get a cheap hotel quickly. It is no news that sleeping while riding or driving is super dangerous. Thankfully, the Hotel tonight app comes in handy when you find yourself in such a situation.
TollGuru is a toll assistant and road trip apps, which help users, find the fastest and cheapest toll routes.
Also, it helps calculates your vehicle’s fuel consumption. Just set your present location point and destination, and leave the rest for TollGuru. The app displays the cheapest routes, fastest routes, and shows you every applicable toll.
Do you need to withdraw money from an ATM, or eat at a diner? The iExit app will help you do these and more! The app plans your next refueling stop, showing pictures of amenities and business in the forthcoming interstate.
Also, users can search for gas prices, businesses, or find facilities like Wi-Fi, campgrounds, and truck parking.
- DailyRoads Voyager
This app changes your mobile device into a dashcam, letting you record photos and video of your road trip. It records any event, including accidents and other unfortunate incidents. Also, you can set the video’s storage size and quality.
Further, DailyRoads Voyager offers geotagging and time-stamping of your recordings, including elevation and speed.
- Pirelli Diablo Super Biker
Some free-riding countries can’t access the technology other riders have. However, this app brings you close by giving you all you need for a best road trip possible.
Also, the app records details about every lap like speed, lean angle, lap time, altitude, acceleration, and more.
- Dry Sky
Most car drivers don’t worry about the weather (except there is a hurricane) when driving. But on a motorcycle, it is more vulnerable. This app offers correct and valuable foresight with climate reports. Further, it updates every minute daily all through the week.
So if you are planning to tour on a bike, you need these amazing apps. Plan ahead, pack light, get an app, and enjoy your road trip!