Rio’s Sugarloaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer statue reopen to tourists | AFP

Tourists gather at a viewpoint atop Rio de Janeiro’s Corcovado Mountain and visit the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer, one of the Brazilian city’s main attractions, as it reopens to the public after remaining closed for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Rio’s Sugarloaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer statue reopen to tourists | AFP

Tourists gather at a viewpoint atop Rio de Janeiro’s Sugarloaf Mountain and visit the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer, one of the Brazilian city’s main attractions, as they reopen to the public after remaining closed for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Brazil: Christ the Redeemer statue reopens to tourists | AFP

The Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro reopens to tourists as the city eases its lockdown. Coronavirus has killed 106,523 people in Brazil so far.

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Rio de Janeiro pays tribute to Brazil’s workers, victims of coronavirus | AFP

Brazil honours essential workers and victims of the coronavirus with a tribute projected onto the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, where a message from Pope Francis was scheduled to be broadcast but was cancelled due to strong winds.

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Brazil’s Christ the Redeemer gets a facemask | AFP

The image of a facemask is projected onto the famous Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to encourage the use of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Rio’s Christ the Redeemer statue goes dark for Earth Hour

Christ the Redeemer, the emblematic monument of Rio de Janeiro, plunges into darkness for an hour on Saturday as part of a global campaign to raise awareness about climate change and its impact on the planet’s vanishing plant and animal life. IMAGES.

Japanese Princess Mako visits Rio’s Christ the Redeemer

Princess Mako, the eldest grandchild of Japanese Emperor Akihito, stops at the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro at the start of her Brazilian tour to celebrate the 110th anniversary of Japanese immigration to the country.