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Chiesa di San Pio

Via Giuseppe de Nunzio n. 13, 71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
+39 0882 413113
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USD 318.57*
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2 Nights in San Giovanni Rotondo with Transport from Rome
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USD 906.97*
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Private Day Trip to San Giovanni Rotondo to Visit the Shrine of Padre Pio from...
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
30 Sep 2016
“RIP”
7 Aug 2016
“I love Padre Pio”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Giuseppe de Nunzio n. 13, 71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
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+39 0882 413113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

U can never come to Italy without visiting Padre Pio, to pray or to visit it s a should see place! And definitely a good experience beyond tourism !

Thank cabboud
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The crypt is underground, but the beauty of its mosaics make it look as heaven! One can stay there for hours.

1  Thank MiranLj
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A terrific church to see the splendid devotion all people have for St Padre Pio - take at least half a day if not a full day to enjoy it all - plus so many helpful people that work there along with a great gift...More

2  Thank MikeB8967
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This was a wasted three hours visiting this attrraction suitable only for gullible Roman Catholics. Padre Pio is now in the lower Church of the 3rd church built in his honour. Long queues to view his mumified body. Hwe has now been made a saint...More

Thank rodneycs
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Hundreds of coaches visit this place every day throughout the year with shuttle buses transporting you to the shrine of this dead papist healer and who has been made a saint for Roman Catholics. Vast amounts of money have been wasted on the veneration of...More

Thank rodneycs
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Quite amazing: a church that sits like a beautiful rolling wave in a square with lovely paving stones and transplanted olive trees. The inside is lovely-the lower church with Padre Pio's open coffin like a golden temple -inviting, full of prayer. Whether you believe or...More

2  Thank Webster632016
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

A beautiful and very peaceful place to visit .One cannot help but be moved by the incredible legacy of Padre Pio. Glad I had the opportunity to visit and to experience first hand what the great man was all about. A birthday for me to...More

2  Thank MARTINMAC
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Opportunity of seeing St Pio again is indeed a great blessing. Was able to attend evening and morning holy mass.

3  Thank BUTCH A
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is at the top of a mountain and overlooks the below city of San Giovanni. It is a beautiful site to see. The tomb of San Pio is very somber and spiritual, and walking through the whole Chiesa is wonderful!

1  Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 24 December 2016

because of the millions pilgrims that building wad built, the interesting things are the paintings around in the corridors. a very large hall and there is a nice altar.A "golden" chapel downstairs.

Thank Ram.dr. D
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Elizabeth m
How many days do you need to really experience the shrine and area? Just for context I spent 4 days at Lourdes two years ago. Do I need the same amount of time? Thanks travel community
12 February 2017|
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Response from sunfanSeattle | Reviewed this property |
Depending on what you want to experience and how much time you have, in general, I think 3 days/2 nights is good. Personally, we spent 4 days/3 nights, which was extremely leisurely and enjoyable...exactly how we like it. We... More
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2670katek
I was wondering if anyone could direct me. I am taking my 85 year old mother to the Shrine next week. I am completely stumped as to how I find out the bus schedule from Foggia to San Giovanni Rotondo on a Sunday. Might you know where I could access the SITA schedule in English. Thank you so much. God Bless
7 March 2016|
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Response from tnardi7 | Reviewed this property |
We have been to San Giovanni Rotondo many times - to access the bus schedule in English - go to sita website - click on the upper right translate button for English. Buses leave from Foggia 7 days a week -hourly- makes five... More
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