The “Christ the Redeemer”, Rio de Janeiro
Statue of Jesus in Rio de Janeiro has a height of 39.6 m, a width of 30 m and is the fifth tallest statue in the world that portrays Jesus. It is located on top of Mount Corcovado in Rio de Janeiro, with a scenic views of the city.
The statue is a symbol of Christianity and, in time, believers have assigned it a special religious meaning, like an object of worship. It is also a place of pilgrimage, but also a visited tourist attraction.