It's important your clients stay safe on the road on their trip to New Zealand.

The New Zealand Lions Series Tour 2017 will be taking place during New Zealand winter – which can create challenging driving conditions. Snow, ice and fog can be common in winter, especially in the South Island and around mountain passes. Your clients should be clued up on the weather forecast for the region that they are driving in, leave large following distances and make sure they travel with snow chains (and know how to fit them). For more advice on staying safe on New Zealand's roads in winter, check out our winter driving tips on

There are plenty of options for transport if your clients would prefer not to drive. Choose from shuttles, buses and trains; many have flexible itineraries and take in some great winter sights and activities.

Some tips to help keep your clients safe on the road: