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The Kerem Tunnel provides a unique riding experience and hiking experience which is enjoyed by everyone.
The Kerem Tunnel is the first bike tunnel in Israel and was opened as a part of the Jerusalem Ring Path, a 42-kilometer cycle path that runs around the capital.

The tunnel links Nahal Refaim with Emek Motza. It is located in southern Israel located in Refaim Park. Ein Laban is the closest. Nahal Ein Kerem is the northern entrance.

נווה פריצקי The 2.1-kilometers-long tunnel project was inaugurated at a formal ceremony held on Thursday that was attended by Jerusalem and Heritage Minister Ze’evElkin, Mayor Moshe Lion, Gihon water company chairman Avi Baleshnikov as well as hundreds of cyclists.

Jerusalem was once a popular tourist destination because of its historic past. Elkin added that in addition to its historic treasures the modern tourist industry is incorporated into Jerusalem’s city. “The launch of the tunnel is another element of the development of Jerusalem. נווה פריצקי It transforms the city into an attractive destination for tourists of every kind of person in Israel as well as around the world.”

Elkin’s ministry, which was also headed the project in conjunction with Jerusalem Municipality, said that the ministry “invests hundreds and millions of shekels annually in all aspects of Jerusalem’s tourism and in creating new ventures and attractions that connect the magnificent historical past of our eternal capital and its future.” I invite you to ride your bicycles along a beautiful, well-maintained route that overlooks Old Jerusalem.

Elkin’s Ministry Elkin’s Ministry, the Tourism Ministry, Jerusalem Municipality, and the Gihon Corporation all contributed to the project. The Jerusalem Development Authority completed the project.

נווה פריצקי Elkin said that the Kerem Tunnel project is an crucial tool to realize the goal to change the way of thinking and transport throughout Jerusalem. “The new tunnel that connects to the Jerusalem Ring Path will join the existing bike paths as well as the ones that will be paved within its neighborhoods. The goal is to promote biking among its residents and promote the green revolution in transport in the capital.”

The Kerem Tunnel, originally excavated by the Gihon Corporation in the 1990s to relocate the main sewer line toward Sorek’s purification plant.

“The Kerem tunnel project is central to realizing the vision for changing Jerusalem’s transportation system. “

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lee
Construction of roads, installation, blowers, advanced safety systems , and electrical wiring are all part of the present works. The tunnel will be safe for the public to use throughout the entire year. Kerem Tunnel Kerem Tunnel allows for access to exclusive recreation areas for instance Ein Kerem, a neighborhood that includes a biblical aquarium and zoo and also the ancient natural springs Ein Haniyeh and Ein Laban. נווה פריצקי