Welcome to Govilon

The village of Govilon, Monmouthshire sits in the beautiful valley of the river Usk. The Brecon Beacons National Park is all around it, and the famous Abergavenny to Brecon canal flows through it. Govilon also has a foot in the Blaenafon World Heritage site. The rich history, heritage and environment of the village place it in a unique position.

  • Canal Barges in GovilonCanal Barges passing Govilon
  • The Blorenge behind GovilonThe Blorenge behind Govilon
  • Views in the snowViews in the snow
  • Bridgend Inn, GovilonBridgend Inn, Govilon
  • Llanwenarth House, GovilonLlanwenarth House, Govilon
  • Snowy HilltopSnowy Hilltop
  • Trees on the BlorengeThe Blorenge through the trees
  • Govilon below the Sugar LoafViews of Govilon and the Sugar Loaf
  • Usk ValleyViews of the Usk Valley
  • Snow on the mountainsideSnow on the mountainside
  • Trees on the BlorengeTrees on the Blorenge
  • Govilon Heritage GroupGovilon Heritage Group erecting our village trail signs
  • Kingfisher on the canalKingfisher on the canal

Go to the Govilon Village homepage Go to the Govilon History site