Data & Statistics
IAATO has been carefully monitoring, analyzing and reporting Antarctic tourism trends since 1991 as part of its commitment to the effective self-management of guest activities in the region.
Deep Field Visitors
IAATO Information Papers
As an Invited Expert to the annual Antarctic Treaty Conference Meeting, IAATO presents a new information paper each year with stats and figures from the current season. You can find most recent papers here, along with the archive of past papers.
@iaato_org on Twitter
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#underthemidnightsun #virtualconcert #music #expeditionmusicians #antarcticambassadors
04:02 - 20 of June 2021
Just 24 hours to go before the Under the Midnight Sun virtual concert! See you there!
#underthemidnightsun #virtualconcert #expeditionmusicians #antarcticambassadors #music
05:01 - 19 of June 2021
We’re proud to support this special event to raise awareness on albatross conservation. Download your free and fact-filled #worldalbatrossday poster: https://t.co/SUxxZU00fd
#WADweek2021 #WAD2021 #loveantarctica #conservation #wildlife #weareiaato #antarcticambassadors
01:01 - 19 of June 2021
Our members adhere to strict wildlife watching guidelines to minimize disturbance, inc keeping 10m/30ft from nesting albatrosses & 25m/75ft from displaying albatrosses. Learn more at https://t.co/rn52DVpCXe
#WorldAlbatrossDay #WAD2021 #WADweek2021
01:02 - 18 of June 2021
Through support for #WorldAlbatrossDay, & raising awareness of the vital work of the The Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses & Petrels, IAATO members hope to help promote the continued proactive protection of these endangered seabirds ©️ @glr.photo
02:01 - 17 of June 2021
All new IAATO Prov. Operators are required to carry an observer to witness ops in the field. Observations provide a forum for feedback & offer further opportunity for the membership to make sure IAATO’s robust operational guidelines are upheld.
©️ onlyonewild #weareiaato
02:01 - 13 of June 2021
Many IAATO members also operate expeditions to other environmentally sensitive areas. The experience & awareness they gain through membership has allowed the spirit of environmentally safe & responsible travel to extend to nearly every remote region of the world. ©️ beyer_photo
02:02 - 11 of June 2021
A huge #welcome to our new provisional operators Alegria Marineros, Atlas Ocean Voyages, Crystal Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Swan Hellenic and Vantage Delux World Travel, new Associates Navijets Agents & non-profit Associate, Falklands Conservation! 💙©️@mstricklandimages
02:02 - 10 of June 2021
It’s #WorldOceansDay, & what better day to promote the #CleanupforSarah (June 12-20) in honour of our dear friend Sarah Auffret. She had a passion for environmental issues, leading the exped cruise industry’s efforts to combat marine litter. More info: https://t.co/yo9REvbeJn
05:18 - 08 of June 2021
After the fantastic turnout & support for last year’s #UnderTheMidnightSun virtual concert, we are thrilled to announce that it’s back! Join us on our #AntarcticAmbassadors Facebook page on June 20! #virtualconcert #music #polarcommunity
02:01 - 06 of June 2021
We believe by leading expeditions to Antarctica with responsible environmental practices at their core, guests return with a greater understanding of its environment, its value to global science & how changes there can impact all of us.
©️ @youngadventuress #weareiaato
02:01 - 05 of June 2021
Since its inception, IAATO has supported science in through cooperation with national Antarctic programs. In the 2018-19 season, our members cost-effectively or freely took 133 scientific, support & conservation staff between stations, field sites & gateway ports. @ailuj_1989
02:02 - 04 of June 2021