Shrine of Padre Pio San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy

Located in southern Italy, this is the second-most visited Catholic shrine in the world. It centers on the tomb of St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina, a Capuchin friar, priest and mystic known for his devotion.

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Facts & Stats

Best Known As
Shrine of Padre Pio
Full Name
Shrine of Padre Pio
Also Known As
Sanctuario San Padre Pio
41.708244° N, 15.705063° E  (map)

Contact Info

71013 San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
0882/417 214

Further Resources

  1. Allegri, Renzo. Padre Pio: A Man of Hope.
  2. Allen, Diane. Pray, Hope, and Don't Worry: True Stories of Padre Pio.
  3. Padre Pio: Miracle Man (DVD).
  4. Official Website of Shrine of Padre Pio. Official source.