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Gruta del Padre Pio, Salto

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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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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • passing the baths of the daiman hand left is the cave of father pio energy somewhere and complete peace
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  • The place is very neglected. The broken and rusty signage could be easily improved. The Grotto is simple, cozy but the environment is not very nice. I really expected otherwise.
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  • for believers is somewhere special and energy go when the sun sets that you should walk 600 meters without a tree
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  • To reach the entrance about 3000mts of gravel in good condition must travel from the paved road and then walk other approximate to the Grotto road 600mts has posters with the teachings of Padre Pio. Already in the cave the silence the tranquility of nature in the place creates an environment where peace is breathed
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  • It was something mystical
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  • Purely religious. Does not take more than 5 minutes touring the place. Who is going to be, bring a Chair.
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  • I love this paradise that is upon the Earth. ... Where is the Padre Amado Pío
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  • Place of reflection and peace...
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