You can customize the style of the Google maps, changing the visual display of such elements as roads, parks, and built-up areas.You can create your own custom styles as well for roads, labels or geometry.

Create your own custom styles for roads, labels or geometry

Step 1Go to Add or Edit Map and scroll down to ‘Map Style Setting’ section.
Step 2Select any Feature Type ,Element type and color.

  • Feature Type is used to select the geographical objects on the map, such as the road, the water, and the parks.
  • Element Type is used to target the element that is part of the geographical objects, such as the object shape, the fill, the stroke, and the object labels.

Road Map Highway
Step 3Save the map and open it in browser.
Below is the map you’ll create using elements.
Front Road map

Change Map Theme :

This allows you to display and manage your custom map and implement your own map skin.
You can customize the style or theme of the Google maps.

Step 1 You can change the theme of the map. For this click on
Step 2 Select and click the theme you want to make change.
Step 3 Copy that JSON code from left side.

Step 4 Go to Add or Edit Map and Scroll down to ‘Map Style Setting’ section and paste it here to apply custom google maps skin.
Json code

Step 5 Click Save Map to see the changes.
Map Theme Before
Map Theme After

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