Cristo Redentor On Corcovado

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  • Address: Parque Nacional da Tijuca, Alto da Boa Vista, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +55-2125581329
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Mountain, Landmark, View Point, Walking Area, Monument, Statue, Family And Kids, Nature

Cristo Redentor On Corcovado - Review

When you think of Brazil, Christ the redeemer is the first thing that comes to mind. The most identifiable structure in Brazil and South America for that matter, the enormous statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado Mountain is something of a national landmark.

The location attracts three hundred thousand tourists on an annual basis and this is just a small indication of the significance of this iconic landmark. The top of the mountain is a natural granite dome which presents the best views of the entire city. One can see the favelas, the beaches and a bird’s eye view of the city, but it is recommended that one chooses a sunny day to visit Corcovado. Cloud covering can easily dampen a typical Rio day and hence one should certainly not try and visit here when there is a cloud cover.

The third largest statue of Christ and the largest art deco structure in the world, this eight meter tall statue was erected between 1926 and 1931. Constructed out of soapstone and concrete, Cristo Redentor is a symbol of the Christian influence in Brazil.

Probably the most popular attraction in Brazil, the place sees over three thousand tourists every year who come here to witness its ambience. It charges a certain amount of Cristo Redentor on Corcovado Ticket Prices to enter the place. The Cristo Redentor on Corcovado Tickets are available on the venue itself. It is best to visit early if you wish to Buy Tickets for Cristo Redentor on Corcovado without any hustle. There Cristo Redentor on Corcovado Tickets Costs varies for adults and children and gets even less you are going by hired car or taxi. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Rio De Janeiro Itinerary 5 Days.

Cristo Redentor On Corcovado Ticket Prices

  • Adults- R$ 46.00 , Children- R$ 23.00 (from 06 to 12 years old)
  • Pick out a day when there is minimal cloud cover. Just look up at the Corcovado from wherever you are in the city and check if there is haze.
  • The ticket price given is for the van or train that takes you to the top of the hill. If you take your own car or taxi the admission fee is reduced.

Cristo Redentor On Corcovado Opening and Closing Hours

  • Best time to visit is morning.

How To reach Cristo Redentor On Corcovado by Public Transport

  • Train ride to Corcovado leaves every half hour.

Restaurants Near Cristo Redentor On Corcovado

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TripHobo Highlights for Cristo Redentor On Corcovado

  • Cristo Redentor On Corcovado Address: Parque Nacional da Tijuca, Alto da Boa Vista, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Cristo Redentor On Corcovado Contact Number: +55-2125581329
  • Cristo Redentor On Corcovado Timing: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Cristo Redentor On Corcovado Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Cristo Redentor On Corcovado(preferred time): 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cristo Redentor On Corcovado: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Cristo Redentor On Corcovado

  • 95% of people who visit Rio De Janeiro include Cristo Redentor On Corcovado in their plan

  • 69.92% of people start their Cristo Redentor On Corcovado visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Cristo Redentor On Corcovado

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

85.46% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cristo Redentor On Corcovado

People normally club together Copacabana Beach and Jardim Botanico while planning their visit to Cristo Redentor On Corcovado.

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  • Visited twice.. A great place.. First the marvellous Christ the Redeemer statue.. It has been wonderfully sculpted and no wonder it's termed an engineering marvel too... Access is by road taking the tour vans that could cost 62rials.. Or by tram that cost the same. Reaching the top there is the escalator provided for reaching the statue.. A birds eye view of Rio de Janeiro and Copacabana beach could be seen from here. Better visit in the late morning as there could be possibility of cloud cover... Watching the sunset is awesome from the place.. The tram service is every half n hour... And there are restaurants and souvenir shops at the place... Be careful while at the entrance to the tram station local tourist guides sometimes try to cheat.. Better take the tram.. My personal opinion.. Food stalls are expensive so just go for watching the wonderful statue and beautiful Rio de Janeiro from the top..

  • This is one of the world wonders.It is listed in world heritage. The price of ticket is very high. The beauty of its eyes is so attractive. I liked the experience with this place very much because of its architecture. This is awesome. No one can forget the experience with this place because it's amazing. This is the beauty of Rio de Janeiro. If you go to Rio de Janeiro don't miss this place because it's such a pretty

  • The amazing view and the majestic Christ raising to the sky is an awe to cherish.. The surrounding view of the complete Rio de Janerio city is also breathtaking... Tickets are to be collected at the shopping centre down and you have to wait for the coupon number dedicated to you for the transport to the Christ Redeemer statue. The entire walk to the Christ statue is lined with souvenir shops which are quote affordable and a good collection too. Make sure you don't miss the bay view of the Rio city located nearby.

  • Awesome place! Best views of Rio from up here but considering it's on a hill at 710 meters that's no surprise. It's been a while since I was here now back in 2003 with my friend Iza on our 2 1/2 month travel through South America but I still remember the stunning view from up here. And just in time to see the sunset as well! Truly an amazing experience that will stay with me forever. A must place to visit if you're in town!!!!! But I don't think anyone will considering it's one of the worlds most famous places.

  • So beautiful resort. The way to the statue is very dreamy. You have two choices to go here: By official vans or cable train. The view of city is wonderful. Some people prefer to achieve here by climbing! A lot of people from all around the world could be seen here.

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