See the best places to visit in Torfaen with a plan including Blaenafon Cheddar Co
Blaenafon cheddar company web links to the World Heritage Site of Blaenavon.

Here are some links to websites of interesting places and things to do
in and around the World Heritage Site of Blaenafon. There are also links
to places to stay and Welsh businesses.

Big Pit (Pwll Mawr) mining museum
Big Pit (Pwll Mawr) is a real Welsh coal mine where you can actually go underground and discover what it was like to be a collier - and it's free!
St. Fagans National history museum where historic buildings from all over Wales have been rebuilt in a beautiful parkland setting.
Saint Fagans, a great indoor and outdoors day out for all the family
Big pit mining museum
saint Fagans
Iron works (Gwaith haern), a rare example of the once great iron making tradition of South Wales
Blaenafon Iron Works (Gwaith Haearn) is probably the best example of an 18th century iron works anywhere. It is complete with workers cottages and a rare water balance tower.

Llancaiach Fawr is a medieval Welsh manor house where you are escorted around by the servants who dress and talk in the english of the 17th century - good fun!

Llancaiach Fawr, you'll believe you're in the 17th century
Blaenafon iron works
Llancaiach Fawr
The Folly tower at Pontypool
The visit torfaen website where you can find places to see and things to do in our area.

Tredegar House, the seat of the fabulously wealthy and eccentric Morgan family. Situated just off the M4 at Newport.
Tredegar House, a fascinating tour  one of Wales' wealthiest family's home.
Tredegar house
Pontypool and Blaenavon railway
Pontypool & Blaenafon railway. Ride on a real steam train up to the Whistle Inn.
Mountain Tours will take you on guided walks around the World Heritage Site. They also do cycle hire for the able bodied and disabled with a range of specialist bikes and trikes..
Moutain tours guided walks and mountain bike hire.
Blaenafon steam railway
Mountain Tours
Prince street post offfice
Stay in a grade ll listed building. There are two superb holiday flats for rent at Prince street post office. An ideal base to explore the area
Edlogan bed and breakfast offers
3 and 4 star accomodation. ,
Edlogan bed and breakfast
Blaenavon post office
Edlogan bed and breakfast
Ty Newydd
Ty Newydd country hotel is set on the edge of the Brecon Beacons national park.
Oakfield bed and breakfast.Situated in the heart of Blaenafon World Heritage site within easy walking distance of local ammenities.
Oakfield B+B
Ty Newydd country hotel
Ty Newydd country hotel
Plas Derwen
The Plas Derwen is an 11 bedroom hotel and restaurant in Abergavenny. The Queen Victoria Inn, family run pub within a few minutes walking distance of the town and all the Heritage attractions. Queen Victoria Inn
Ty Newydd country hotel
Queen Victoria Inn bed and breakfast
The Lion Hotel
The Lion Hotel. Why not visit their newly refurbished Modern Hotel & Spa. They offer fantastic Bed & Breakfast with a newly refirbished Bar & Restaurant and a Full Spa located at the top of the town.
The Lion Hotel Blaenavon
Penderyn Welsh whisky

The Welsh Whisky Company produces Penderyn Single Malt Whisky and a range of high quality Welsh Spirits.

Celtic Spirit produce high quality Spirit and Liqueur drinks from age old Welsh family recipes, dating back to the 1870s.
Celtic spirit company
Penderyn whisky
Celtic spirit company
Brians brewery
Brains brewery, the national brewery of Wales founded in 1713
Black Mountains smokery where the Pwll Mawr cheddar is slowly smoked over oak chippings..
Black Mountains smokery
Penderyn whisky
Black Mountains smokery
The Maesmynis valley near Builth Wells
Welsh Lavender, grown in the beautiful maesmynis valley in Mid Wales.
Pure white sea salt from Anglesey
Halon Mon
Welsh lavender
Halon Mon sea salt
Welsh tourism promotion To empower tourism associations, consortia and individuals to promote Welsh tourism

Browning books. Collectors and sellers of children's, local and transport titles. The shop still has it's original mid Victorian frontage.
Browning Books, Broad Street, Blaenafon
Cheeses from Wales
Browning books
Blaenavon Blues logo
The Blaenavon Blues football team - the pride of the town!
The Celtic ocean guide for South Wales holidays, activities and entertainment.
Rhossili bay
Images of Welsh wildlife
Celtic ocean
Chocs away
For the ultimate chocolate gift experience The Lamb and Fox. Real ales, a real fire and great company. One of the highest pubs in Britain.
Cheeses from Wales
Cheeses from Wales
Hillside Brewery is an exciting, family owned and run Gloucestershire brewery, built on traditional skills and values.
Real Ale from Gloucestershire