By Camilla Rutherford
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Whether you prefer to self-drive or join a guided tour, getting between trails is easy during your New Zealand cycling holiday.
Car rental is favoured by visitors wanting to self-drive in New Zealand. There's loads of choice and a wide range of vehicles available to suit any budget.
Want to focus on the riding and let someone else take care of the logistics? Then a guided cycle tour might be for you.
Explore New Zealand's Great Rides with these itineraries.
Cycling is a great way to travel if you love an active holiday that combines the outdoors, getting close to nature and making the most of your surrounds.
A guide to important road rules and safety tips for cyclists
Calculate estimated travel times around New Zealand.
No matter the season New Zealand is always great to visit. Find out more about our weather and seasons here.
Check out what other travelers say about New Zealand on TripAdvisor.
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