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The copy of copy

So it is christ. Not an original version. Build on stolen money and in secret. Plastic fiber. Yet... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
AlexLeton
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Lima, Peru
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Peru's answer to Christ the Redeemer

Amazing statue on the top of a hilltop overlooking the ocean. Wonderful cultural visit with plenty... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Jessica W
,
Broadbeach, Australia
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good26%
  • Average42%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible14%
14 Sep 2017
“The copy of copy”
9 Aug 2017
“Peru's answer to Christ the Redeemer”
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Morro Solar, Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

So it is christ. Not an original version. Build on stolen money and in secret. Plastic fiber. Yet it is part of Chorrillos and Morro Solar which makes it worth seeing from more or less upclose. Take a free walking tour to CHORRILLOS to learn...More

Thank AlexLeton
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Amazing statue on the top of a hilltop overlooking the ocean. Wonderful cultural visit with plenty of photo opportunities.

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 24 May 2016

A short stop at the monument on the way to Paracas. It is a good location to view this nice statue as well as a clear view of Lima. Enjoyed the view and learned something about the war between Peru and Chile.

Thank 888Travel_More
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is definitely worth grabbing a reputable taxi and paying the 30 soles (roundtrip from Lima) for. This statue is stunning and the placement on top of the Chorillo village makes it perfect for photos of the city and coastline. One of my favorite things...More

Thank Droyer
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Is this a take off of Rio? It looks out over the ocean and the area of Miraflores.It certainly stands out as a landmark.

Thank GEEOZ
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We were wandering the streets on foot and stumbled upon this gem. Looks out of place and not huge but really quite excellent to be placed in the neighborhood it is looking out over the city towards the water, totally worth an expedition.

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

There have been several negative reviews of this and I don't know why. They say Imitation is the sincerest form of Flattery' and I agree. This statue is one of the first landmarks I saw when I landed in Peru and Christ the Redeemer is...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Good view of Miraflores and the Ocean. Interesting look at a shanty town as you go up. The statue itself isn't that impressive.

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 7 February 2013 via mobile

A replica of Rio's 'Christ the Redeemer' but is nothing in comparison. Very feeble against the backdrop of a great coastline, lit up in neon... A poor choice. Also overshadowed by the giant cross further along the coast. Built in what is basically wasteland, unless...More

Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 16 November 2012

The statue is illuminated by night time with color changing neon lights. As a result, in seam everything less the Holy Christ..

Thank Giovanni B
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