Create a list of places

In Google Maps, you can create a list of places, such as your favourite places or places that you want to visit.

Make a new list

  1. On your computer, open Google Maps.
  2. Click Menu Menu and then Your places and then Saved.
  3. In the bottom right, click Add Add.
  4. Enter a name and description.
  5. Click Save.

Save a place to a list

  1. Search for a place or touch it on the map.
  2. Click Save.
  3. Choose a list. To create a list, click New list Add.
  4. Optional: To remove a place from a list, click Saved and then click the list.

See your lists

  1. On your computer, open Google Maps.
  2. Click Menu Menu and then Your places and then Saved.

Edit or delete a list

  1. On your computer, open Google Maps.
  2. Click Menu Menu and then Your places and then Saved.
  3. To erase a list, tap More More and then Delete list.
  4. To edit a list, at the top, tap More More and then Edit list. From here you can:
    • Edit the list: Click the name or description you want to change.
    • Add notes: Click the box below the address. You can add up to 4,000 characters.
    • Delete a saved place: Click Remove Remove.

Your changes are saved automatically. Your comment appears in your saved list below the place.

Complete your list

Lists that have the attributes below are eligible to be featured (featured lists can appear in the Google Maps Explore tab and other places across Maps & Search). To complete your list:

  1. Make a new list with your own title.
  2. Add description about the list.
  3. Add at least 4 places.
  4. Add descriptions about each place on the list.
  5. To publish your list, click MoreMoreand then Sharing options and then Public.

Note: A list can also remain private by toggling "private" so only you can see your list. To toggle your list to private, next to your list click MoreMoreand then Sharing options and then Private.

Hide or share lists

  1. On your computer, open Google Maps.
  2. Click Menu Menu and then Your places and then Saved.
  3. Next to the list you want to share, click More More and then choose an option:

Hide or show your list 

To display or hide your saved places when looking at the map, click Hide/Show on your map.

Share your list

Note: You can’t share starred places.
To let others see your saved list, click Share list and then choose how to share. If you want a link that you can share with others, click Get link
To decide how easy your list is to find, click Sharing options

Follow a list

If you follow a list made by someone else, their saved places will show up in Your Places. The places also appear as suggested locations in Google Maps.

  1. Open the list.
  2. At the top, click Follow. This list will now be added to the group of lists you follow.
  3. Optional: To unfollow a list, click the list and then Following.