Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Everybody knows that Christ the Redeemer statue presents itself as an iconic landmark of Rio de Janeiro. But not many understand that it also is a symbol of Christianity all across the world. On our exclusive day tour you will have a chance to meet this breath-taking statue of Jesus that stands 38 meters tall on the top of Corcovado Mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park overlooking Rio de Janeiro. Your personal guide will explain you the history of the monuments and it’s important to the world. As a cultural icon of Brazil and highly eminent representation of faith in God, Christ the Redeemer was listed as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in July of 2007. Designed by Brazilian Heitor da Silva Costa and created by French sculptor Paul Landowski, it is one of the world’s best-known monuments. Enjoy your time on Corcovado Mountain and don’t forget to take some memorable photos!