The South Island of New Zealand is quite diverse in its natural beauty, from the rugged and remote West Coast, the Caterbury Plains to the Wine Country of Marlborugh or the Fiordlands of the deep South. New Zealand has so much to offer some of it well known but much more that is not so well known, unless you meander the highways and byways of this beautiful country.
This map uses the theme of the metro or underground maps of cities to travel around the country. Each route follows one of the themed highways of New Zealand - tried and tested routes to get the best of the country. You could use this as a guide to your itinerary and it may help you experience the best of New Zealand - the ultimate New Zealand bucket list. With so many things to see and do on each route, it may be hard to decide on a route when planning a road trip!
The South Island themed highways include:
Each 'stop' represents one of the many attractions you may find in the area - some well known, others hidden gems only known to the locals! This is a great memento of your trip around New Zealand and perhaps a reasone to plan more trips around this beautiful country.