Map information

Map View

The Map View displays the locations of Pokémon, PokéStops, and Gyms in the real world.

  1. Compass
    Toggles the viewing direction in Map View. You can switch between a north-viewing direction and auto-rotation, which follows your viewing direction. You can also rotate using touch gestures
  2. Gyms
    Locations where teams train and battle Pokémon
  3. PokéStops
    Locations where Trainers can acquire items such as Poké Balls, Potions, and/or Eggs
  4. Trainer
    Your avatar
  5. Profile Icon
    Shows your progress and achievements
  6. Main Menu
    Accesses settings, items, your Pokédex, the shop, and Pokémon menu options
  7. Nearby Pokémon
    Displays wild Pokémon located nearby