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The ultimate road trip

Car hire in New Zealand for couples

The best way to discover New Zealand like a local is by car. It gives you the flexibility to drive the best scenic routes, visit national parks, alpine lakes and all at your own relaxed pace.

What size car would you like to travel with?

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A large SUV offers greater power and luxurious comfort. More space and with a higher driving position, enjoy improved visibility of the road. And, of course, better views. An ideal car for the scenic drives of New Zealand.

We work closely with the best rental companies. Full insurance. No gravel road restrictions. And well-equipped cars. We know the best scenic routes that you otherwise wouldn’t normally find. Let us design your ideal holiday.

Take it slow. Drive less and see more. You don’t need to drive for long periods to see spectacular changes. Walk to a viewpoint. Swim at the beach. Or picnic by a river. We recommend a relaxed travel pace. No rushing or hopping from highlight to highlight. Go where the locals go.

Our hire cars include insurance with $0 excess as standard. Please note: there are other insurance limitations to consider.

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"Built on colonial bridle paths and formed in the late 19th century, the Forgotten World Highway is remote and mysterious to the extreme."

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