Top Choice Tourist Information in Antarctica

International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators

Oversees responsible travel in Antarctica and provides loads of info for visitors and tour operators.
Travel Agency in Antarctica

Ushuaia Turismo

It’s sometimes possible to find last-minute bargain bookings in Ushuaia when a ship to Antarctica has empty berths. However, most Antarctic ships are fully booked months in advance. Your best bet is very early (Nove…
Tourist Information in Stanley

Government of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands

This office has a wealth of information, maps and guidelines about South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. It's also the place for yachties to apply for permits. Visits must be approved in advance. Visitors ag…
Tourist Information in New Zealand's Sub-Antarctic Islands

New Zealand Department of Conservation

New Zealand Department of Conservation maintains five sub-Antarctic island groups as National Nature Reserves: the Antipodes, Auckland, Bounty, Campbell and Snares groups. Entry is by permit only; all groups must be…
Tourist Information in Macquarie Island

Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service

Macquarie Island is a Tasmanian State Reserve. Permits to land must be obtained in advance from the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service. The per-person fee for landing is included in cruise prices. Rangers oversee …
Tourist Information in Antarctica

UK Antarctic Heritage Trust

Has the best visitors’ map (UK£12) for the Antarctic Peninsula. Reverse-side Scotia Sea (1:4 million), shows southern Tierra del Fuego, Falkland Islands, South Sandwich Islands, South Georgia and northern Antarctic …
Tourist Information in Stanley

Falkland Islands Tourist Board

Inside the Jetty Visitors Centre, the Falkland Islands Tourist Board distributes a guide to Stanley, and has loads of info on accommodation and the Falklands. Has public toilets; sells stamps, souvenirs and cards fo…
Telephone in Stanley

Cable & Wireless PLC

Identified by its satellite dish, this place operates phone, telegram, internet and fax services, and sells phone cards.
Tourist Information in Antarctica

National Geographic Society

Sells Antarctica Satellite Map, a detailed digital mosaic of 4500 satellite scans, up-to-date information.
Tourist Information in Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Falkland Islands Government Office

Has a London-based office that provides information on the Falklands and support.