New Zealand is a fantastic place to visit for many reasons, including cheap campervans New Zealand
, but perhaps none more so than for a 4WD tour holiday.
Whether you arrange a guided tour or hire a 4WD and head out on your own terms, you are sure to enjoy the adventure of a lifetime in an idyllic setting of some of the world's most unique 4WD terrain.
Some of the best places to 4WD in New Zealand include:
Fiordland National Park
Situated in the southwest corner of the South Island, Fiordland National Park is a remarkable area, home to some of the most stunning sights imaginable.
Offering a wide range of varying terrain, 4WD enthusiasts will have an incredible time discovering hidden waterfalls, rarely travelled-on tracks and striking rainforest scenery.
A popular spot for quad biking, the area around the Waitamo Caves is also ideal for a 4WD adventure. Discover Waitomo's native bush, rolling farmland, breathtaking valleys and snowy mountain peaks.
Trek through the mud and the rolling hills and uncover some of the country's most fascinating scenery.
Mt Cook National Park
The terrain around New Zealand's highest peak offers a great destination for 4WD exploration, with the Tasman Glacier sure to be a highlight.
During the warmer months the setting becomes green and thriving, with wildflowers out in full swing. Trek this exquisite terrain and you will be rewarded with remarkable lakes and mountains, all awe-inspiring in their own right.
Hawarden, North Canterbury
Discover the land of the Lord of the Rings, when you embark on a 4X4 tour of Hawarden. Explore landmarks like Helms Deep and Misty Mountains and you will be transported into a world of wonder and magic.
The terrain isn't too tough so it's suitable for just about any 4WD driver.
Discover the hidden treasures of the south when you embark on a 4WD Southern Explorer tour. Explore the Southern Lakes District and trek along the steep hillsides, through secluded valleys, along glorious rivers and towards stunning mountain lakes.
Leave the crowds behind and simply enjoy the freedom that a 4WD gives you.