Google’s Santa Tracker lets you track Father Christmas and his reindeer on their epic trip around the world on Christmas Eve.

Now in its 12th year, the tracker is a way for you to keep tabs on Father Christmas as he moves about the globe using Google Maps.

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How do I follow Santa?

Santa Tracker

If you go to on your desktop, mobile (Android/iOS), the Android App, Android TV app or Chromecast, the tracker will be live from December 24.

Alternatively, on Christmas Eve you can type “Santa tracker” into Google Maps and find him there.

How do you download it?


You can download the app for your Android phone or TV at Google Play, and this app also gives you games with elves in jetpacks, rolling gumballs, sleighs powered by rockets, alongside the tracker.

Games also include a present quest – see how many of Santa’s misplaced gifts you can recover.

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How do I get into Santa’s Village?

Santa’s Village can be found at where you can play games.

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