Christ the Redeemer

Burj Al Arab
December 6, 2017
London Clock Tower
December 6, 2017

Christ the Redeemer

The statue weighs 635 metric tons (625 long, 700 short tons), and is located at the peak of the 700­metre (2,300 ft) Corcovado mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park overlooking the city of Rio. A symbol of Christianity across the world, the statue has also become a cultural icon of both Rio de Janeiro and Brazil, and is listed as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.