How do tourists get to Antarctica?
There are 2 ways to get to Antarctica. Either ship or airplane. Ship is more luxurious and scenic. Plane is sometimes not recommended because of the many weather related risks but fuel can also be a problem. The tiny window of an airplane is not enough to see the extraordinary sights in Antarctica.
At the stations in Antarctica' and sometimes in tents. Another Answer Tourists to Antarctica stay on the ships that transport them to the continent. No facilities at the research stations are available for tourists. Tourists who fund private expeditions may bring tents where they can stay during their expedition. There are no commercial facilities on the continent to accommodate tourists.
It has been written that all visitors to Antarctica are 'tourists' in the sense that going there is a personal adventure to a new and unknown geography. Commercial tourism to Antarctica began in the 1960s, and was accomplished by sea-going vessels. It continues to be the most popular way for tourists to visit Antarctica.