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.
Find the perfect accommodation for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more. AllTheRooms has 491 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Bangor, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. A vacation in Bangor can be affordable - the cheapest price rental is available at $25 per night. The average price of a rental is generally $98 per night.
Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Bangor can pick from 118 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 31 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Choose from 17 places to stay that provide gym options, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on getting to Bangor by car, be sure to choose from 120 accommodations that provide parking. We have 17 vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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We aggregate vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from many providers in Bangor, including 90 places to stay from Airbnb, 18 accommodations from Priceline and 7 places to stay from Agoda
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