The Region

Bangor is Your Gateway to More of Maine

As the Gateway to More of Maine, Bangor is an easy drive to four of Maine’s most spectacular regions: Aroostook County, Down East & Acadia, The Maine Highlands and Maine’s Mid-Coast. 

These regions offer great outdoor adventure, rich cultural experiences, culinary delights and scenic beauty. They are all yours to see when you use Bangor as your home base.

The regions closest to Bangor offer you a chance to explore some of Maine’s most popular attractions. From whale watching to fly fishing, hiking, biking and kayaking, festivals and fairs, shopping and dining you get more of Maine right here! 


Day Trips

Tourism Regions:

The Maine Highlands
Bangor, Katahdin & Moosehead

Downeast & Acadia

Aroostook County Tourism

Kennebec & Moose River Valleys Tourism

Maine’s Mid-Coast