SOUTHERN PINES, NC (NOVEMBER 8, 2022) – The Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced the launch of the first-ever Pinehurst area travel guide, using virtual technology and enhanced by SkyNav. Visitors and event planners can experience the Home of American Golf using high-definition panoramic photography that creates a 360-degree world with 3D objects, detailed images and graphics, video additions, and more.
SKYNAV’s air-to-ground technology is designed to retain viewers, improve click-through rates, and skyrocket ROI for their customers, including visitors and event attendees. to the Pinehurst area. Areas of interest include Pinehurst Resort, Village of Pinehurst, downtown Southern Pines, downtown Aberdeen, Carthage, and more. By clicking the mouse, travel from city to city from above and view street scenes and businesses. the CVB,” said Phil Werz, president and CEO of the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area CVB. For those thinking of visiting the Home of American Golf, this is a great way to get a better understanding of the area before getting here.
The SkyNav™ 3D tour includes six aerials and 21 global 360° panoramas covering the points of interest in Moore County. The tour uses the latest in interactive features with more than 40 information beacons placed throughout the tour. This 3D technology allows visitors to “fly” or “planet” to explore an area, fully immersing themselves through one of the CVB’s many videos, hot spots, e view gallery photos, or click on partner sites. Users can share the trip via social media and email, view locations via Google Maps, and follow CVB’s social media channels.
To take a tour, go to the CVB website at HomeofGolf.com and click 360 Tour at the top of the home page.
The Pinehurst Southern Pines Aberdeen Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is the economic development agency responsible for travel and tourism promotion, product development, and visitor services for Moore County, NC. The CVB develops plans to increase the County’s wealth and productivity to attract the next generation of visitors, thereby stimulating the local economy and increasing the quality of life for locals and foreigners. In 2021, Moore County ranked as the tenth largest tourism industry in North Carolina, generating $673 million annually in visitor spending, supporting the second largest manufacturing industry most in the county.
SKYNAV is the internet’s only true online shopping platform. Using advanced technology, SKYNAV creates authentic travel experiences that provide their customers with a complete and in-depth experience for tourists and visitors to a destination. See marketing results in more engaged users, higher relationships with customers, and improved conversion rates resulting in a higher return on investment. Serving clients around the world, SKYNAV has worked with resorts, hotels, luxury resorts, expressways, golf courses, and everything in between. SKYNAV is the world’s most immersive air shopping platform for the travel and leisure industry with 1000’s of virtual tours in the US and the Caribbean.
Contact: Phil Werz, President & CEO, 910.692.3330 x-234
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