Just chose your destination and Auto Guidance technology
will calculate a safe path for you.
Mariner’s Eye 3D
High definition 3D graphics bring land and bottom contours to life.
Detailed bathymetric contour lines.
Tidal Station Charts
Charts for selected countries makes it easy stay ahead of the tides.
|Feature Comparison||g2||g2 Vision|
|Seamless chart presentation:||✓||✓|
|Vector object orientated data:||✓||✓|
|Shaded depth contours and inter-tidal zones with spot soundings:||✓||✓|
|Tidal stations for selected countries:||✓||✓|
|Aids to navigation including ranges and light sectors information:||✓||✓|
|Wrecks, restricted areas, anchorages, obstructions:||✓||✓|
|Tidal current graphs:||✓||✓|
|2D or 3D map perspective view:||✓||✓|
|Marina points of interest and slipways:||✓||✓|
|Full Bathymetric Fishing charts providing detailed contours:||✓||✓|
|Auto Guidance technology to suggest best passages:||✓|
|Tidal current flow overlay:||✓|
|Aerial photos of ports, marinas, bridges & navigational landmarks:||✓|
|Detailed coastal roads up to five miles inland (non-routable):||✓|
|POIs such as restaurants, lodging, entertainment and more:||✓|
|Realistic “view from space” high-resolution satellite imagery:||✓|
|True 3D-view “MarinerEye 3-D” above-waterline imagery:||✓|
|FishEye 3-D view below-waterline imagery:||✓|
Animated current flow arrows display
current and speed.
Detailed high-resolution photographs of ports
Our TOPO UK & Ireland Light Map, available to download for just £19.99 is compatible with a large number of Garmin GPS handhelds and plotters* and will assist you in navigating your way along the beautiful channels of the local waterways all year long.
*See ‘Compatibility’ tab for full list of devices
Search the BlueChart coverage that you need, click on the required item in the search results and be taken to the store to buy the product.
Updates are an extremely critical issue for marine cartography, and we are committed to providing our customers with regular, biannual updates. As updates occur, we will make every effort to ensure the areas of coverage for a given card remain the same. Updates may include new data or NTM (Notice to Mariners), and any changes can be viewed on the relevant Garmin online shop page.
This program entitles those who have recently purchased a new preprogrammed BlueChart g2 or BlueChart g2 Vision microSD/SD card to one FREE update to the newest version of charts.Update Charts
Update the preloaded BlueChart g2 maps on your chartplotter to get the latest data. Visit Map Updates and enter the serial number from your chartplotter, or insert a prepared microSD/SD card into an SD card reader connected to your computer.
You also can visit your local Garmin dealer to purchase the preloaded BlueChart g2 map updates. Update cards for UK & Ireland are available for the echoMAP 50s and 70s, echoMAP 50dv and 70dv, GPSMAP 450/450s, 451/451s, 550/550s, 551/551s, 555/555s, 556/556s, 557/557XS, 750/750s, 751/751XS, 820/820XS, and 1020/1020XS devices.
If you've had your preloaded chart plotter for less than 12 months you may be entitled to a free chart update, check the Map Updates section find out.
To return your BlueChart g2 or g2 Vision cards for an update please visit your local Dealer/Chandlery or contact Garmin Europe:
Tel: +44(0) 808 238 0000
1. Updated charts will be for the same (or equivalent*) region as the original purchase. Limited to one free update per card. The New Chart Guarantee is valid within 12 months of purchase.
2. Updated charts will be for the same (or equivalent*) region as the original purchase. One discounted update, per card, per map version. Update price depends ONLY on format, not on coverage size. (microSD/SD cards only).