Caraiman Heroe's Cross is in Guiness World Records for the tallest summit cross in the world.
A summit cross is a cross erected on or near the summit of a mountain. There are larger crosses in the world, and summit crosses at higher altitudes, but the Caraiman Cross is the largest such cross at high altitude. Original article here.
The Heroes' Cross is a monument built on Caraiman Peak at an altitude of 2,291 m (7,516 ft), in the Bucegi Mountains of the Southern Carpathians, Romania. The name of the monument is "The Heroes' Cross", but it is popularly known as the "Cross on Caraiman". The Heroes' Cross was built between 1926 and 1928 in the memory of the railway heroes who died on duty in World... [ Read more...