Abergavenny is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of Bristol and 130 miles (209 kilometers) west of London, the capital of the United Kingdom.
Visitors can use Abergavenny as a springboard for further adventures. Wales has been endowed with numerous great attractions. For more places to explore, try the Richard Booth's Bookshop and Hay Castle in and around Hay on Wye, which is roughly 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the south of Abergavenny.
When you come to Abergavenny, make a day trip to Newport. Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to University of Wales-Newport, Tredegar House and Celtic Manor Resort Golf Club. Isca Augusta, Newport Cathedral and Newport Stadium are also good places to spend time.
To learn a little about the the local culture, head to Wales' theaters, art museums and nature museums.
Those adventurous souls searching for adrenaline and adventure shouldn't miss the chance to max-out their heart rates by joining a rock climbing or hiking adventure. Why not spend some time with passionate locals who are keen to share their knowledge and book a tour? City walking tours and winery tours are popular in this area.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time return home, head to the nearest major airport in Cardiff, 35 miles (56 kilometers) away.