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Address: Via De Nunzio n. 13, 71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
Phone Number: 0882413113
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Chiesa di Padre Pio

It is a very magical place, good walk around and feeling the vibe for when it is Via Crucis time. There are plenty of place to buy typical objects from church fans.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

... having seen the movie about Padre Pio's life, seeing his body is surreal. being a devotee, this visit is worthwhile. the place is fantastic, the wall mosaics are just superb. unforgettable experience indeed.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

It is a very magical place, good walk around and feeling the vibe for when it is Via Crucis time. There are plenty of place to buy typical objects from church fans.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The Church of San Pio is simply a place of great spirituality and peace! It gives one that sense of Serenity which is very hard to come by in todays life! A must visit for all devotees of Padre Pio, you will be amazed of how you will feel once you experience the Shrine.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I have learned so much about Padre Pio here. We were very lucky to be able to enter the chapel where his body was kept. The whole chapel is so beautifully decorated with gold and color mosaic and itself is a great piece of art. We had outdoor Station of the Cross and it was awesome. The numbers of pilgrims... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

There are three churches in the complex. Two smaller older churches from the early-mid 20th century with little special to see and a truly spectacular large 21st century church. Having visited a number of five hundred to thousand year old cathedrals in my life, this allowed me to experience this in a modern context. The architecture of the new church... More 

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Fanwood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The old church and new church was worth the visit. Loved the mosaic of the new church. I liked visiting the museum showcasing the life of St. Padre Pio. Lots to see. The gift shops had a lot of great stuff to buy. Great visit!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It was a blessed moment to be able to participate at mass near the body of this amazing saint. The chapel is lavishly decorated and it's not easy to concentrate, but what a privilege!

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Hatboro, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Visited the Upper and lower churches of St. Pio of Pietrelcina and amazed by the beauty and organization of the site. Lower church has crypt holding St. Pio and also a new Chapel. Upper Church held about 2000 - 3000 people for Mass adorned with beautiful stained glass on one side. About 4 hours from Rome but definitely worth the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The peace this place emits is something extraordinary. I went there mainly to pray to Padre Pio and the whole experience for refreshing.

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Omer, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Anyone interested in architecture, and not only historical buldings, will be glad to spend an hour visiting St. Pio's modern cathedral with its beautiful exterior and interior design and colourful mosaic wall murals. Hopefully you will have better luck with the weather as we were almost blown and washed away by the wind and rain (middle of May).

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Address: Address: Via De Nunzio n. 13, 71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
Phone Number: 0882413113
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Foggia  >  San Giovanni Rotondo

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