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What a beautiful place! Even if you are not of any religious denomination, there is something there... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
gocarolinago10
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Peaceful and restful experience

The simple yet beautiful place to spend a lot of time alone, really a very peaceful and restful... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
fqtravellernd
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

What a beautiful place! Even if you are not of any religious denomination, there is something there which could appeal to you. For whatever reason you go there, whether it be faith, curiosity, in the neighbourhood, religious reasons, seeking spirituality, pursuing knowledge or going to...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

The simple yet beautiful place to spend a lot of time alone, really a very peaceful and restful experience. Padre Pio, the saint of our times... such a strong character yet very gentle of heart. His life and his work, his joy amist his sufferings.....More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I was surprised that his church was so tucked away in the hills of Foggia. It was just incredible to walk the ground, the same ground, of this still giving, supernatural saint. There was no admission cost and it was easy to park. They have...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We were in a tour group. Our priest was able to celebrate Mass in the old Church. It was moving to be in the Church of Padre Pio. The new Church is huge and lovely.

Thank Carol765
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Interesting place, and to hear about all the miracles and superpowers that padre pio possessed. The building and complex is pretty. As a man of science i found the cult of padre pio quite interesting . I'm skeptical.

Thank Grant I
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This is an amazing experience! The power of this Saint is truly visible in the sick persons who come here with so much faith. Prayers are truly answered even for other intentions.

1  Thank sharmini m
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This church is really beautiful but surprisingly small and right above the church is the window where St.Pio waved to his spiritual children!Connected to the old church is a bigger church for masses.You can also see St.Padre Pio’s confessional in the old church.

1  Thank polkadotpilgrim
Reviewed 25 December 2017

During a tour from Rome through Italy we visited this place. It is a place you should visit if you know the tsory of Pader Pio. Very spiritual, quite and calm peacefull place. The people in this little town are very kind.

Thank grekar
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Always had an interest in St Pio. So good to visit We got the coach from Naples (coach station right next to the main train station) for Foggia which was 11 Euros. Just over 2 hour 20 mins we were in Foggia (coach and train...More

2  Thank daymoLiverpool
Reviewed 10 October 2017

To get a complete picture of the life of Padre Pio, please make certain to visit the Older Sanctuary and not just the new church. Amazing to be able to see the church where he actually said mass, along with his cell and personal effects....More

1  Thank Bellefior
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