Decorated with lush foliage and greenery, and carefully straddling the banks of the Penobscot River, Bangor, Maine, is a nature lover's modern paradise. Bangor is full of exciting opportunities, tasty food, fun things to do, and friendly locals. It's an ideal vacation spot for those seeking an authentic taste of Maine’s culture.
Bangor boasts an array of fun things to do and interesting places to explore. Known for its exquisite natural beauty, Bangor is popular for biking, jogging, and golf. Bangor also has a number of public parks and walkways, such as Cascade Park and the Penobscot River Walkway, which are perfect for picnics and spending the day bird watching.
During the winter, visitors can go cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowboarding. Other activities in Bangor include going to the spa, catching a movie, watching a play, going shopping at the Bangor Mall, and going to the casino.
Bangor is home to dozens of great lodging options such as houses and duplexes in downtown Bangor, waterside cottages, and fully-furnished rooms that are perfect for quiet couples or single travelers. Rental houses can be found all over the city.
The best time to take a trip to Bangor in order to enjoy summer activities is June. By this time, the wet rains of April and May have usually started to clear and the summer foliage is in full force.
A few notable annual Bangor events include the Bangor Car Show, the All Small Art Show, and the New Year's Dance Party. The car show features over 300 cars on display, alongside great street food options. The All Small Art Show includes the art works of 60 Maine artists who, each year, create a unique piece based on a set of instructions and guidelines. The New Year's Dance Party features live music by The Allison Ames Band and encourages goers to dance the night away until 12:30 am.
A few notable annual Bangor events include the Bangor Car Show, the All Small Art Show, and the New Year's Dance Party. The car show features over 300 cars on display, alongside great street food options. The All Small Art Show includes the artworks of 60 Maine artists who, each year, create a unique piece based on a set of instructions and guidelines. The New Year's Dance Party features live music by The Allison Ames Band and encourages goers to dance the night away until 12:30 am.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of the best providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others. We have 514 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Bangor ranging from low-cost options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Bangor can be budget-friendly - the lowest price rental is available at $25 a night. The average price of an accommodation is generally $100 per night.
Those needing to get some work done during their trip to Bangor can choose from 102 places to stay that have WiFi. We have 27 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 16 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to Bangor by car, be sure to choose from 101 accommodations that provide parking. 14 places to stay have a a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 35 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
We compare vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from loads of providers in Bangor, including 73 places to stay from Airbnb, 18 accommodations from Priceline and 7 places to stay from Agoda
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