Located around Earth's South Pole, driving the most spectacular roads of Antarctica is not a simple task. In fact, it is nearly impossible since there are no roads in Antarctica! With its harsh environment, the only way to explore and traverse the frozen continent is through specialized off-road vehicles such as tracked snowmobiles or custom-built vehicles that can withstand the brutal conditions. These vehicles enable researchers and explorers to conquer the most beautiful and mesmerizing landscapes of Antarctica, from the icy peaks of the mountain ranges to the crystal-clear blue glaciers and the abundant wildlife thriving in this unique environment. Although it may not be the typical road trip, driving in Antarctica is an exceptional adventure that showcases the rugged beauty of this remote polar region comprising the continent of Antarctica, the Kerguelen Plateau and other island territories located on the Antarctic Plate or south of the Antarctic Convergence.

Dare to drive the dangerous South Pole Traverse

South Pole Traverse, also called the McMurdo-South Pole Highway, is the world’s southernmost road.