Rick Steves Audio Europe™ Travel App

The Rick Steves Audio Europe™ app organizes Rick's vast library of self-guided walking tours and radio interviews into geographic playlists covering Europe's top sights, travel tips, and cultural insights.

Audio Europe
Apple Store
Apple® iOS Version 4.1.6
Release: May 22, 2023

Android Version 4.1.10
Release: October 18, 2023

What's new:

  • In 4.1.10 (Android only), to fit Google's latest app requirements, app support for versions of Android was raised from Android 4.4 to 13. Learn more.
  • Read updates to Rick's audio tours since their recording! Use the audio tour's yellow Script icon to find these updates when available at the top of the script.
  • Lock-screen media controls are unavailable in Android 12 and up.
  • In 4.1.5 (Apple only), the app will fully shut down after an hour of non-use and a possible battery-drain bug was fixed.
  • 4.1 introduced a bug affecting previously downloaded audio tracks. Apple only. Learn more.
  • Added support for newer devices.
  • Various bug fixes.


  • This app downloads and stores audio files on your Apple® device running iOS 10.0 or later. The Android version runs on Android 13 or later. No Wi-Fi or cellphone connection is required to listen. (You need a connection to download the audio tracks before you listen.)
  • Download the audio files before you go or use a Wi-Fi hotspot in Europe to avoid incurring data charges.
  • View and follow walking-tour maps in the app as you listen to the corresponding tour.
  • Interview content originates from the "Travel with Rick Steves" public radio program. Self-guided walking tours are excerpted from Rick Steves country and city guidebooks.

More ways to listen:

For more about app requirements, versions, bugs, features, and assistance, see our Audio Europe support.