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City break in Bangor. Active leisure ideas for Bangor - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Interesting natural attractions and a variety of entertainment centers make Bangor an attractive tourist destination at any time of the year. To the south of the town is Snowdonia National Park established in 1951, which is considered one of the most beautiful in the region. The main attraction of the reserve is Mount Snowdon. Ascending to its top is the most popular entertainment among travelers during warmer months. You can climb to the peak by funicular or following one of the hiking trails on the mountainside.
In Bangor, travelers with children are offered a decent choice of entertainment. The city has great entertainment centers, beautiful parks, as well as some family-friendly museums. A very … Open
The nature reserve also offers some attractive areas for mountain climbers, as well as dozens of routes for hiking and horseback riding. Snowdonia is overgrown with a variety of plants. Here you can admire majestic trees and rare types of flowers in summer. In the vicinity of Bangor, you will find many fast-flowing rivers that have always attracted fans of extreme sports. Mountain river rafting is usually organized here in spring and summer when you also have a chance to admire picturesque waterfalls.
If you don't feel like heading out of town in search of natural beauty, welcome to Crawfordsburn Park. Located right on the coast, it is ready to surprise visitors with diverse natural landscapes. Here you can enjoy areas covered with old dense forest, mountain rivers and streams, and spacious green lawns by the coast. For the convenience of visitors, comfortable paths with bridges have been laid throughout the park to make it easy to reach all its picturesque areas. The park also provides well-equipped sports grounds, as well as nice picnic sites overlooking the coast. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Bangor is an old historic city, so sightseeing enthusiasts will definitely not get bored here. Its main symbol is the 19th-century Penrhyn Castle, which is considered a striking example of … Open
An incredibly interesting natural attraction is Spinnies Aberogwen Nature Reserve. Its visitors can explore a small forest and admire beautiful ponds and lagoons. The distinguishing feature of the park is the variety of birds living on its territory. This park is a great place to visit even in winter - you can watch rare birds at any time of the year.
Bangor is also rich in entertainment centers, which are mainly youth-oriented. A must-have for fans of fast driving is Eddie Irvine Sports. Its level is so high that it regularly hosts professional karting championships. Visitors will be offered tracks of various difficulty levels. This is a great center to visit even for those who have never been fond of kart racing before. You can also enjoy billiard rooms and arcade machines, as well as a cozy restaurant ideal for recharging batteries after a fast race.
Most of the shopping centers and shops are concentrated in the central part of Bangor. Here you can find not only original souvenirs but also stylish clothes from leading European and … Open
Bangor is famous for its huge selection of bars, pubs, and nightclubs attracting local youth. Fealtys is considered one of the most extraordinary bars in town. It is highly recommended to all fans of the original setting. The bar features a nice old-fashioned design, antique furniture and artworks. Its guests will be offered the most popular Irish beers and ales, as well as stronger drinks. Live music often sounds here in the evenings. This place is popular with older people as well.
Enjoy your favorite drinks and try the best regional cuisine at Teddy's Bar. It is also popular with people of all ages and may become the best option for a late dinner. The bar will please not only beer and cocktail lovers - it is also famous for its wonderful desserts. A lively, noisy atmosphere always reigns here in the evenings.
Bangor is the third largest town in Northern Ireland. This is a resort town with direct access to the Irish Sea. Bangor is an important port town with an active social and economic life. … Open
A typical youth spot is The Goat's Toe, which was opened in a beautiful historic building. Inside, it was possible to preserve the historic finishes as much as possible. The club will certainly appeal to fans of good wine and cocktails. It often holds interesting evening programs and has become a permanent venue for live music performances.
One of the trendiest and most stylish nightclubs in Bangor is Betty Blacks. Authentic antiques were also used for its interior decoration. The bar is decorated in the best traditions of the Art Nouveau style. Artistic lighting complements the original interior. Guests are offered a huge selection of alcoholic and soft drinks. The highest concentration of nightlife facilities can be found on the central city street - High Street. Some of the bars and pubs located here opened back in the first half of the 20th century. Today, they attract visitors not only with the variety of drinks but also with their unique antique atmosphere.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Bangor
♥   State Park 'Moose Point' , 42.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Holbrook Island Sanctuary' , 50 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Lamoine' , 54.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Lamoine Beach' , 55.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Lake St. George' , 63.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Attractions and entertainment in Ireland

There are many opportunities for diving enthusiasts in Ireland. The most comfortable time for diving is the period from March to October. The average water temperature at this time is about 18 degrees Celsius. You can dive off the coast of the Atlantic Ocean in the west of the country and in the Irish Sea in the east. The most popular dive site on the Atlantic coast is Clare County. The Miles Creek Reef is highly appreciated by diving enthusiasts. At low tide, it's almost completely seen above the water. At high tide, it is flooded by 15-30 meters. Another object of special interest for divers is the ship Laurentic that sunk 100 years ago off the coast of Ireland. There were 3210 gold bars on it. Almost all of them were raised to the surface, except for 24 ingots. Divers try to find gold while exploring the outer part and cabins of the sunken liner. … Open
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City break ideas for neighbours of Bangor

Guide to your best city break in Bangor - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Bangor - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Bangor?' disappears immediately.
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