Do you know the 5th highest Jesus statue in the world? In case you don’t, it is Rio de Janeiro’s Christ the Redeemer.
Christ the Redeemer is higher than the Statue of Liberty in New York City. It has appeared in several movie scenes such as Fast and the Furious, Rio, and Twilight Saga. An average of 14,000 tourists per day come here, and around 1,800,000 each year. The creation of escalators and elevators made the walk to the high rise statue more convenient and accessible. Know more why Christ the Redeemer is included as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.