Churches and shrines

> Vinchiaturo (Cb) – Church of Santa Maria Monteverde: just 10 minutes from Ruffirio Hotel, a thousand meters, sull’altura called La Rocca, you can see the remains of one of the oldest churches in Molise: Church Santa Maria Monteverde or Santa Maria a Monte, originally part of an ancient Benedictine monastery. (Http://www.comune.vinchiaturo.cb.it/cultura/chiese-e-monumenti/chiesa-di-santa-maria-di-monteverde.html)

> Vinchiaturo (Cb) – Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle spots, just 10 minutes from Ruffirio hotel is the Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle spots about 4 km from the town of Vinchiaturo, it would be built in the sixteenth century on the ruins of an ancient monastery Benedictine. (Http://www.comune.vinchiaturo.cb.it/cultura/chiese-e-monumenti/santuario-di-santa-maria-delle-macchie.html)

> Sassinoro (BN) – Shrine of Saint Lucia: only 15 minutes from the hotel Ruffirio shrine of Saint Lucia in Sassinoro last town in the province of Benevento (http://www.santuariosantalucia.it/)

> Array (Cb) – Church of Santa Maria della Strada: only 15 minutes from Ruffirio Hotel In the green, the church of S. Mary’s Road is one of the most significant churches in Molise: it is declared a national monument (http://www.pagus.it/progetto/comuni/matrice/smaria/index.htm)

> Pietrelcina (Bn) – Diocesan Shrine of St. Pio Church of the Holy Family convent of Friars Minor Capuchin, a museum dedicated to Saint Pio: only 30 minutes from the hotel Ruffirio birthplace of Padre Pio. (Http://www.cappuccinipietrelcina.com/)

> Castelpetroso (Is) – Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sorrows: only 30 minutes from the hotel Ruffirio the place of the apparition of Our Lady.? (Http://www.santuarioaddolorata.it/)

> San Giovanni Rotondo (Fg): the St Pius convent where she lived with the cell and the crypt, the old church where he celebrated Holy Mass for many years, the tabernacle, the new church was designed by Renzo Piano. (Http://www.conventopadrepio.com/)