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 battle Pokémon
  3. Pokémon GO Plus (appears when paired)
    Connect and disconnect the Pokémon GO Plus accessory
  4. PokéStops
    Locations where Trainers can acquire items such as Poké Balls, Potions, and/or Eggs
  5. Trainer
    Your avatar
  6. Profile Icon
    Shows your progress and achievements
  7. Buddy Pokémon
     Earn Candy as you travel with your buddy
  8. Main Menu 
    Accesses settings, items, your Pokédex, the shop, and Pokémon menu options
  9. Weather boosts
    Displays the current weather condition and weather boosts in effect.
  10. Nearby Pokémon
    Displays wild Pokémon located nearby