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.

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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.

  • Know the pollution level of Blaenavon before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 34.52 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 22.06 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.65 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.06 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.78 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35.94 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 22.06 (Low)
  • How safe is Blaenavon for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Blaenavon.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.24 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.7 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 32.98 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.53 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 26.6 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.04 (Low)
    • Attacks 36.96 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.34 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.51 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.13 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.89 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.22 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.81 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Blaenavon is 179.03 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.38 (High)
    • Climate Index 91.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 37.86 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.6 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.41 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.69 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.82 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 100.6 (High)
    • 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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Blaenavon

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.74 USD

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