If your average price in New Zealand is just an exciting holiday, then your $2000usd fee will be extended by about 15 days, so you can stay in the average home and rent a regular car.
This is the main way of cost breakdown.
Average daily vacation price [US$]
Accommodation $ 35 [Motel / Hotel]
Car Rental $ 28 [small/medium]
Gasoline $ 10
Catering for $38 [outing dining]
Activity $ 21 [bungee jumping, etc.]
Total $ 132 USD
Please only use these daily dollar prices as a guide.
You won't be bungee jumping every day, so take this into account, but you might do jet boating and other sightseeing trips.
You really visit New Zealand cheaper
You can travel in New Zealand economy. If you camp or stay in a hotel and self-catering, budget travelers will earn less than $40 a day. A kitchen is available for guests to use at the campsite and motel. Living in these places also allows you to choose to cook for yourself. One of the main reasons people came to New Zealand was to participate in activities in the country that are known for not seeing cars and inside the hotel. Some of New Zealand's great things don't cost money, including wandering, swimming and bird watching. But other enjoyable activities are expensive and may end up being a major part of your travel budget.
These guidelines should give you an overview of your budget for travel in New Zealand. This is just a guide.
All prices are based on February 21, 2007.