Visit Bangor - Best of Bangor

Bangor as a town shares its name with various other provinces situated in different parts of the world. But, United States has one Bangor and it’s not a surprise that it’s one of the main cultural and commercial hubs for the whole of Maine. There are various things to do in the city. Firstly, being spooked out by the ghostly tours that you can take in Bangor-that is if Stephen King’s house did not already do that for you! It’s a quintessential moving at its own pace town with a very famous Paul Bunyan statue who’s known to be the native son of this particular town. Then you go on to have a stress-free day with your kids completely engrossed in the lovely Maine museum of discovery. So, even if it’s not a town to spend a long vacation, it definitely deserves to have a spot; a prominent spot on your itinerary.

Bangor Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Bangor tips for your visit

  • Do not just go out exploring at night by yourself, it is after all a spooky town.
  • Keep your travel plans handy and enquire in advance about places to avoid disappointment.
  • Pack according to the season you are planning to travel in.
  • If you are travelling with kids, it’s advisable that you carry food along with you while visiting places which have activities related to kids or even otherwise.
  • Interstate 95- the highway is considered the safest for all kinds of seasons so try to travel only from this highway whenever possible.  

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Facts and Stats for Bangor*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bangor

    Know the pollution level of Bangor before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • Bangor: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bangor for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bangor.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bangor - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 58.82 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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