Christ the Redeemer is open arms to welcome and bless you
In the top of the mountain is installed Christ the redeemer, one of the most wanted touristic sides of Rio de Janeiro. Biggest and most famous scripture Art Déco of the world, the Christ statue It is made of reinforced concrete and soapstone, and was constructed between 1922 and 1931. The statue is located at the peak of the 700-metre (2,300 ft) Corcovado mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park, where anybody can appreciate one of the most beautiful views of the city.
It was elected one of the New Seven Wonders of the World made by formal voting in 2007 by the Swiss Institution New 7 Wonders Foundation.