Southern Lakes Rental Car Travel Itinerary

The Southern Lakes region makes for a stunning holiday destination for everybody from thrill-seekers through to those seeking a more relaxing rejuvenating vacation. Find a multitude of adrenaline pumping activities, stunning lakes and rivers, beautiful mountains and some amazing resort style accommodation.

Explore this beautiful region at your own pace with our suggested travel itinerary or just pick out your favourites and forge your own path.

lake wanaka - Southern Lakes Rental Car Travel Itinerary

Day 1

Flying in to the Queenstown Airport? Hire a car and let’s get going!

Day 2

Snow, snow and more snow!

Day 3

Milford Sound…need I say more?

Day 4

Wanaka is the destination for today, grab your walking boots we are getting outdoors!

Day 5

Sticking with Wanaka for another day, it’s worth exploring this little township a bit further.

Day 6

We are getting airborne today so don’t forget the camera.

Day 7

Adventure Capital of NZ anyone? Ok so how about we tick a few off the bucket list…

Southern Lakes Travel

Getting around the Southern Lakes is easy with a rental car and there are plenty of options for you to choose from.

NZ Rent A Car has car rental locations throughout New Zealand, including a handy Queenstown car rental depot offering a wide range of reliable affordable rental cars to suit all budgets.

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Explore the Southern Lakes region with affordable Queenstown car rental from New Zealand Rent A Car.

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