- Just south of the A465 Heads of the Valleys Road on the B4246 7 miles of Abergavenny.
- bus 34 from Brynmawr or X24 from Newport.
- 1 The Big Pit, ☎ . Dec-Jan: 10AM–4:30PM, Feb-Nov: 9:30AM–5PM. The National Museum of Wales has turned this former coal mine into a look back at what mining life was like in days gone by. The highlight of the trip is an underground tour of the mine itself, led by a retired Welsh miner. Free.
- 2 , NP4 9RN, ☎ . Free.
- 1 Oakfield B&B, 1 Oakfield Terrace, Varteg Road, Blaenavon, Torfaen, NP4 9DS, ☎ , e-mail: email@example.com. Family run friendly bed and breakfast accommodation in the World Heritage Site