A long standing member of IAATO
PONANT is a full and proud member of the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators (IAATO).
IAATO is an industry group organisation that sets the highest possible tourism operating standards in an effort to ensure appropriate, safe and environmentally sound travel to Antarctica. Its rules include guidelines about the maximal amount of passengers during shore landings, and other specific guidelines around wildlife watching, visitor briefings and key safety obligations for operators. Discover our Antarctica Cruises.