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There's something to be said for traveling like a free spirit. But there's also something comforting about knowing what direction you're taking. Before you turn the engine over in your rental car and glide down those highways and byways, it's worth knowing a little about South Island. Make yourself familiar with New Zealand, because that's where you'll need to go to get your adventure on the road.
We've rounded up all the tricks of the trade to help you keep more money in your wallet:
It's always fun to take a break from the city, and if you do, you'll be handsomely rewarded. With glaciers, lakes, and mountains to discover, South Island is ripe for exciting adventures. A larger vehicle like a four-wheel drive or an SUV will give you and the gang more space and comfort for those scenic drives.
There's plenty of choice when it comes to rental cars in South Island. From SUVs with space to spare to easy-to-park compacts, you'll find it all here. Deciding on your perfect match depends on how much you want to spend and what you intend to do. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures don't need anything more than enough space for your luggage and buddies. The choice is yours.