Blaenavon Tourism

Blaenavon (Welsh: Blaenafon) is a town in south eastern Wales, lying at the source of the Afon Lwyd north of Pontypool, within the boundaries of the historic county of Monmouthshire and the preserved county of Gwent. The town lies high on a hillside and has a population of 6,055. Blaenavon literally means "front of the river" or loosely "river's source" in the Welsh language.Parts of the town and surrounding country form the Blaenavon Industrial Landscape, inscribed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2000. Blaenavon is a community and electoral ward of Torfaen County Borough Council. It is also represented byBlaenavon Town Council.


Planning a vacation to Blaenavon in United Kingdom? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. A gripping city on its own right, Bath also deserves a visit. Bath is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Roman Baths Museum, Bath Abbey, The Circus And The Royal Crescent. A holiday in Blaenavon can generally be of 1-2 days.

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