The South Island of New Zealand has so much to offer: amazing mountains, beautiful lakes and adrenaline-packed activities. Our South Island road trips posts will help you to get the most out of your South Island road trip. See more than just the popular tourist attractions. We'll help you to get off the beaten path and to experience the real South Island. Road trips range from short trips to week-long trips that cover almost every inch of this beautiful part of New Zealand. Are you ready?