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Gruta del Padre Pio, Salto

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Religious Site Tourist Spot
Revered by local Catholics, Gruta del Padre Pio serves as a major destination for both religious and non-religious visitors to Uruguay. A sculpture created by Argentine artists in the 1980s remains the main feature of the grotto, situated within a privately owned ranch. Bring some cash to pay the entrance fee required to visit the cave and see the famous sculpture. Our Salto itinerary maker makes visiting Gruta del Padre Pio and other Salto attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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Salto provides a good selection of basic hotels offering low-cost rooms with few amenities--these remain a popular option for budget-conscious travelers and solo backpackers. Consider looking just outside the city for accommodations, as many of the area's hot springs provide comfortable rooms with a range of perks like free parking, Wi-Fi, barbecue facilities, and access to private gardens with a swimming pool.
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  • Well worth a visit to get away from the crowds and do some quiet reflecting. You should investigate before the visit.  more »
  • While in the termas a nice place to visit,by car you must go thru a dirt and bumpy road but the trip is worth it  more »
  • We heard the place is usually very busy. However when we've been there, maybe because of rainy day, we were the only on that place. it is an energetic landmark, connected to others in earth, from whic...  more »