Christ the Redeemer
120 feet tall
Pictures of Morro do Corcovado (Hunchback Peak)
Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer)
Rio de Janeiro
Construction took nine years, from 1922 to 1931.
It cost $250,000 to build
Tourists below the Giant Christ Statue
From atop Pico do Corcovado (Hunchback Peak) looking south over Rio de Janeiro
The Sugarloaf is visible as well as Botafogo, and Niteroi.
From the Christ Statue looking south over Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas.
Morro dos Cabritos is in the center of the image.
A view of Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas from the top of Corcovado Peak.Cristo Redentor - Corcovado Map
Rio de Janeiro - Lagoa Map