iPhiGéNie is the tool of choice for French topographical maps. All maps from Institut Géographique National on your computer.
Here is the MacOS version of the most beloved iOS mapping application. SwissTopo, topographic Swiss maps. Cartoweb Begium maps.

Multi-windosw, full-screen, 3D : enjoy your large screen.
This first release has all the main features needed for working on your outdors tracks and projects, download tracks and markers you made on the field, printing and 3D.

It communicates with mobile devices connected on the local network to display and exchange data. iOS devices are seen if they run a version 9+ of iPhiGéNie.

Available as a free download, this application offer a 7 days free trial, when all features are active and access to French maps is granted for all layers and scales.

After the 7 days trial period expires, the application switch to restricted mode:

• IGN topographics maps are no longer available, while small scales maps are still working. All free maps sources remain available. One can use the application, with no time limitation, on those free maps sources.
• Advanced features, tracks, markers, import-export, 3d are locked down.

In-App Purchases :
• The annual subscription to the map services of the French IGN gives full access to topographic maps and other layers from the Geoportail. It is possible to share the subscription to the Geoportail from the iOS version of iPhiGéNie, using a transfer token, while not exceeding the limit of 5 devices.
• The Xmax module is a one-time purchase, unlimited in time, unlocking all advanced features. This module purchase is not shared with the similar module (Vmax iOS).
• OPTION French coastal maps (marine and terrestrial combo). Lasts one year.
• OPTION French aviation OACI map. Lasts one year.
All above options are available upon Geoportail subscription only..
* SUBSCRIPTION to Cartoweb. Gives access to topographic maps of BELGIUM.
* SUBSCRIPTION to SwissTopo. Gives access to topographic maps of SWITZERLAND.
Switzerland and Belgium not related to Géoportail subscription and options. Yearly. Recurring by default. See conditions below.

• FREE WORLD-WIDE coverage though OpenTopoMap/OpenCycleMap.
• SPAIN, CATALONIA, NORWAY,ITALY, GERMANY: FREE topographical maps from national mapping authotity
• Loaded maps avalaible OFF-LINE.
• Amazingly fast 3D display.
• Coordinates: géographic, UTM, MGRS, Lambert (I-II-IIe-III-IV,93), DFCI. Nautic units.
• Privileged partner of IGNrando' website : access to a large tracks database.
• iCloud sharing for tracks and waypoints.
• Automatic downloading of maps along a predefined track.
• Search address or any toponym present on a French map. Automatic creation of relevant waypoint.

ToU : http://iphigé

What’s New

Version 2.3

Bug fixes :
• Restore the ability to move markers from a group to another or to a track.
• Fix a bug, on color, when sharing a track via iCloud if that track was saved with an old version of iPhiGéNie
• Fix a bug when deselecting a layer displayed both in foregroud and backgroud.

This release fixes significant regression bugs on GPX import and track moving surfaced on released 2.1 version. These bugs were not seen on development version.

A minor version, nevertheless birnging some new features :

• GPX export of tracks is now able to include elevation (altitude) from a DEM consolidation operation.
• Adds ability to save and restor a custom windows mosaic.
• Automatic restore of open windows at launch now correctly restore 3D windows.
• Add the ability to display "beacon" markers from mobile version.
• Better management when importing huge GPX files. An import dialog display the progress and allows to cancel the process.
• Better management when moving/copying a large number of items (tracks, markers) from group to group.


Max Barel
8.8 MB

macOS 10.12.2 or later, 64-bit processor


English, Catalan, French

Age Rating
In-App Purchases
  1. iPhiGéNie X max $22.99
  2. Geoportail subscription $13.99
  3. Cartoweb Belgium subscription $9.49


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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