Indoor navigation app

Indoor navigation

Improve visitor experience with outdoor and indoor navigation

Benefit from real-time indoor wayfinding and improve the visitor experience

Help them enjoy your building with topfeatured indoor navigation: indoor-outdoor transition, automatic floor detection, turn-by-turn directions, and PRM-friendly routes.  

Indoor navigation apps for airports, malls, events and shopping centers.
Indoor navigation to guide to every point of interest in your building and launch geo-promotions

Your venue at a glance with indoor navigation

Let your visitors explore your building with Points of Interest and boost sales & engagement by triggering geolocated information or notifications. 

Indoor navigation Visual Mobile SDKs that adapt to your preferences

Our visual SDKs offer different levels of integration depending on your capabilities and preferences: from plug and play integration for either static or dynamic wayfinding, to simply taking geolocation data and building your own app from scratch. We support Android, iOS, Cordova, Capacitor, React Native and Flutter.

Learn more > Documentation

Looking for AR indoor – outdoor navigation?

With our SDK you can also provide your visitors with a new way to explore outside and inside your venue through augmented reality [metaverse, AR, reality] as the PinnAR APP does in shopping malls, airports, and official buildings in Japan.

Help visitors find their car

Ensure the best experience until the end of the visit by providing your customers with step-by-step directions to their car.

Indoor navigation to impact customers with geomarketing

Indoor wayfinding enables much more personalized and appropriate marketing to monetize your customers’ visits to your building: guide to stores with active promotions or use the polygonal geofence tool to precisely delimit areas where you can launch geolocated promotions.

Indoor navigation in websites and kiosks

Some companies want to enable indoor navigation without asking visitors to download apps. With Situm you can also display your digital maps and provide directions to visitors on websites, digital kiosks and maps.

Learn more > Indoor navigation for websites and kiosks

Indoor navigation on websites, kiosks and maps.

Learn more about your building with indoor navigation geo-analytics

Find out how users use your building, when and where footfall increases, and leverage geodata to plan and manage your staffing, services, and spaces. 

Easy-to-use indoor navigation system for your indoor navigation app

Among the integration tools, the Situm IPS Platform includes the Situm Mapping Tool application to calibrate your building and test your positioning, Situm Dashboard to manage your map routes and much more. 


Situm platform to develop indoor wayfinding solutions

Indoor navigation success cases

Airports, hospitals, shopping malls, department stores, stadiums, Formula 1 circuits, corporate headquarters, museums… many sectors and thousands of buildings in which visitors already enjoy a better experience thanks to enriching their apps with Situm.

AENA airports wayfinding success case

AENA Airports

Passengers at Madrid Barajas – Adolfo Suárez and Barcelona – El Prat now enjoy AENA Maps’ app indoor wayfinding.

Berlin Airport

BER mobile app features a real time indoor navigation system developed on Situm’s indoor positioning technology

Turkish Hospitals wayfinding success case

Turkish Hospitals

Several hospitals, including Mersin, facilitates a less stressful experience for patients with indoor wayfinding.

F1 Saudi Arabia GP wayfinding success case

F1 Saudi Arabia GP

Situm’s mapping and navigation have been implemented in the F1 official app and website for the 3rd year

F1 Abu Dhabi GP

The official app for the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2022 had a guidance option for attendees .

Oasis Resort indoor wayfinding success case

Oasis Resorts

Guests at the most renowned Cancun resort enjoy the facilities without getting lost from the very first moment.


The Israel’s largest mall chain is undergoing a transformative change with Situm indoor navigation

Palacio Real indoor wayfinding success case

Palacio Real

Situm provides real time indoor wayfinding for Madrid’s most visited tourist attraction application.

Marineda City indoor wayfinding succes case

Marineda City

One of the largest malls in Spain and a benchmark in digital transformation incorporates Situm guidance to its app.

AFDB Annual Meeting

The African Development Bank Annual Meeting app guides at the convention in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.


Visitors will experience real-time navigation in La Cabina, their new technological space in Madrid

Misk Forum

The event, held at Bujairi Terrace, with more than 15,000 sqm of floor space, welcomed more than 125,000 visitors.


Situm has already been deployed in 5 hospitals and 2 medical specialties centers of Quirónsalud to guide patients and visitors

SuperInvestor 2023

The successful event was held at the Hyatt Regency Zurich Airport The Circle & The Circle Convention Center.

University of Silesia

Outdoor and indoor navigation for almost 30,000 students in multiple faculties and buildings in several campuses.

Indoor navigation FAQ

What is indoor navigation?  

The functionality that allows a user to navigate inside buildings from one point to another thanks to its real-time positioning on a map on the smartphone. 

How do you build an indoor navigation system? 

You will need to deploy some beacons in the building where you want to provide wayfinding, configure the building map on the dashboard and integrate the guidance system into your app using our Situm WYF module or SDK, or use our ready-to-publish app base. 

What are the components of the platfom? 

The components of our Situm IPS platform are our RTLS – Real Time Location Service; the Situm Mapping Tool app for building calibration; the multifunction dashboard to manage cartography, paths and get geo-analytics; different solutions for integration of guidance functionality in apps, and Rest APIs for integration with other systems. 

Why indoor navigation using Bluetooth beacons? 

The beacons are small, easy-to-install devices without any connectivity that emit a BLE signal that Situm’s algorithm uses, along with other signals, to locate the user’s smartphone inside the building. Their use is necessary due to the restrictions of the iOS operating system in that it does not automatically detect Wi-Fi, another of the main signals incorporated into Situm’s algorithm. 

How to create an indoor navigation map? 

Upload an image of your building’s floor plan to Situm Dashboard, create the points of interest where you want to guide visitors, and point out on a map with an intuitive tool the paths where users will circulate. 

What is an indoor navigation app? 

It’s an application enriched with indoor guidance functionality so that a user can easily find his way inside a building thanks to its real-time positioning on a map. 

How do I create an indoor navigation app? 

With our integration solutions you can create it from scratch or integrate this functionality into an existing app. Situm offers different solutions depending on the developer’s experience with this type of applications. 

How to create an indoor navigation map for free? 

You can create it for free for an app with all the resources we provide, but you will need to purchase a license for commercial use. Also remember that Situm Dashboard trial is temporarily limited. 

Where is indoor navigation used? 

It is usually used in large and complex buildings such as hospitals, shopping malls, airports or large sporting venues and events where users are easily lost and their experience is negatively affected. 

What are the use cases of indoor navigation? 

In addition to indoor guidance, it opens the door to geomarketing applications. It allows sending promotions to the user’s smartphone in the right place at the right time, and merging the real and digital environments by leveraging the user’s profile in the virtual environment to offer them a personal experience in the physical one. It also allows building managers to obtain useful geo-analytics for a better understanding of how visitors use the space. 


Situm’s navigation at F1 STC Saudi Arabian GP for the 3rd year

Situm’s outdoor & indoor navigation solution have been implemented in the F1 official app for the third consecutive year with significant new features such as the recreation of iconic spaces in 3D or personalized guidance according to the type of ticket.



Indoor wayfinding with beacons. How many will I need?

The answer to this question is based on the robustness of Situm’s core technology, which combines a greater amount of signals than other solutions, enabling smartphones to be located indoors with high precision and minimal infrastructure.



Situm and Totem announce collaboration for enhanced event wayfinding solutions

Following the successful SuperInvestor event experience at the Hyatt Regency Zurich Airport The Circle & The Circle Convention Center, Situm and Totem announce a partnership to enrich events with Situm’s wayfinding solutions.



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