• Only town Β» Edinburgh of the Seven Seas


  • Tristan da Cunha is the most remote inhabited land mass in the world.
  • This British Overseas territory is located 2,800 kilometres and a six-day boat ride from South Africa.
  • This semi-polar archipelago houses 245 people, 200,000 penguins, 300,000 fur seals, and more than five million shearwaters.


  • Tourism is possible, but the government website warns there are β€œno hotels, no airport, no holiday reps, no nightclubs, no restaurants, no jet skis and no safe sea swimming.”