My Places

Create a list of favorite places on the map (stores, cinemas, etc.): “My places”; you can include your home and work addresses in the list.

Places included in this folder will appear on Yandex.Maps on all your devices: folders sync automatically.

You can view the folder and go to one of your places, and also add or delete new places.

Add a place to your folder

To add a place to your folder:

  1. To find a place on a map you can either search for it or highlight a place on the map (by clicking on it and selecting What's here? in the menu that opens).

    A placemark will mark the location and a place card will open simultaneously.

  2. Click (Save) to the left of the place name on the place card.

    The place will be saved in your My places list.

    In the card, the Save icon will change to Saved.

    Places on the map are marked with icons. When you select a place in a list, its icon turns red.

Open a folder

To open a folder, click My places :

When you select a place from a folder, the map moves so that the place is located in the center. The placemark changes color to when you do this.

Add your home and work addresses to the folder

To add your home and work addresses to the folder:

  1. Click My places.

  2. Click Add address in the Home or Work field.

  3. Enter the address in the Home or Work field and plot the marker in the correct location on the map.

  4. Click Save.

    The place will be saved in your My places folder.

    Places on the map are marked with icons. When you select a place from a folder, its icon turns red.

Or click Home or Work and plot the marker in the correct location on the map. The place will be saved in your My places list.

Create an additional folder of places

Places are saved in a general folder by default. To create an additional folder (for example, “museums” or “theaters”):

  1. Click My places.

  2. Click Create folder.

  3. In the New folder form that opens, enter a name for your new folder.

  4. Click Create. A new list will be added to your list of Favorites:

Rename a folder of places

To rename a folder of places:

  1. Click My places.

  2. Click .

  3. Click for the appropriate place.

  4. In the form that opens, enter a new name for your folder.

  5. Click Save. The folder will be saved under the new name.

Move a place to a different folder

To move a place to a new folder:

  1. Click My places.

  2. Click .

  3. Click for the appropriate place.

  4. In the form that opens, either choose a folder from the existing ones, or enter a name for a new folder.

    The place will be moved to the folder you choose.

Delete a place from a folder

There are two ways to Delete a place from a folder:

  1. In the My Places folder:

    1. Click .

    2. Click for the appropriate place.

    3. In the place card that opens, click Save

      (when you hover your cursor over it, the name changes to Delete).

      The place will then be deleted from the My places folder.

  2. In the Place Card:

    1. Open the place card.

    2. In the place card, click Saved

      (when you hover your cursor over it, the name changes to Delete).

      The place will then be deleted from the My places folder.