Guidelines and Resources

Whether you are a traveler considering a trip to Antarctica, a travel agent or someone just interested in Antarctic tourism, the links on this page provide a wealth of useful and current information.

Prospective visitors to Antarctica will want to visit the Visitor Guidelines, available in multiple languages, as well as Don't Pack a Pest, providing valuable information about things travelers can do to eliminate the potential for introducing non-native species.

You may be interested in the current discussion on Climate Change and its effects on the Antarctic environment. In cooperation with the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), IAATO has produced an informative brochure: Climate Change in Antarctica: Understanding the Facts. Go to Science News & Support Initiatives to download a copy.