It is exciting when touring New Zealand on vacation because there is a lot that one can see and also do in a country that is so much fun to be in as it is actually one, of the best countries that have every kind of scenery that one can imagine. From the mountains to the coastlines there is something to attract various people from different age groups. The main challenge would be how to get around, especially if you are visiting on a tight budget. Different guidelines can be useful when it comes to planning a trip to New Zealand. When you are visiting New Zealand on a budget you can hire a car to move you around instead of having to use the public transportation to move you from one place. Public transportation is expensive and when you travel to different countries you have to look for alternatives so that you can manage the expenses. Find for alternative means of transportation so that you can be able to move from one with ease and also be able to save. This can be very helpful mostly if you are visiting as a group or travelling with family members where you can end up spending a lot on the transportation to your various destinations. You can use your visa temporarily for a period of three months to drive yourself around New Zealand and not having to apply for the local license and so when touring you can make use of this fact instead of having to use the public means to move around from one site to the others. There are different companies who offer these options of car rentals, and you can make use of then and negotiate a good rate. There are a variety of the types of cars that the companies provide and so you can be able to choose the one that will work better for you and your family and also carry your luggage around. By hiring a car instead of using the public means you save major expenses. Booking in advance, especially during the highest tourist seasons, will help you to save. This is because most hotels will give discounts for the persons who make their bookings earlier but not the ones who do the last minute bookings. They offer better rates when you make your booking in advance. It is also important that you study the layout of the land. If you also have an idea about the cities and the villages that you will be passing through you will be able to plan for meal stop over which can help you to save, instead of eating in the most expensive hotels and so it is important that you do a study about the area. If you get more information about restaurants and hotels from the traveler’s guide you can make your books in advance.