The Kerem Tunnel allows for a the most unique riding and hiking experience.
The Kerem Tunnel, the first bicycle tunnel in Israel, has been inaugurated as part of the Jerusalem Ring Path, a 42-kilometer cycling route that surrounds Jerusalem, the capital city.
It links Nahal Refaim to Emek Motza. Its southern entrance is located beneath Ein Laban in Refaim Park. The northern entrance can be found in Nahal Ein Kerem.
The 2.1-kilometer long tunnel was officially opened on Thursday by Jerusalem and the heritage minister Ze’ev Elkin as well as Mayor Moshe Lion. Avi Baleshnikov of Gihon, chairman of Gihon and a plethora of other cyclists also attended.
נווה פריצקי http://warebuilt.com/members/neve-paritzkiqoty108ii/activity/261529/ https://www.aacc21stcenturycenter.org/members/neve-paritzkiytxp133bb/activity/1746818/ Jerusalem was a sought-after tourist destination because of its glorious historical. In the present, in addition to its historic treasures, it also incorporates modern tourism.” Elkin said. https://pihl-wiberg.federatedjournals.com/neve-paritzkijerusalem-is-the-home-of-israels-first-bicycle-tunnel-0a-1663221683 https://tranberg-duran.technetbloggers.de/neve-paritzki-israel-is-celebrating-record-breaking-tourism-entry-the-numbers-come-from-the-united-states-1663222217 “The opening of this tunnel project is a different element of the development of Jerusalem. The tunnel transforms the city into an attractive destination for tourists of every kind of person in Israel, and worldwide.”
נווה פריצקי Elkin is the project’s director. project in conjunction with Jerusalem Municipality said that his ministry invests millions of dollars in the development of Jerusalem’s tourism and the development of innovative activities and ventures that tie the glory historical past of Jerusalem to its future. https://lessontoday.com/profile/neve-paritzkiobzn854bb/activity/2222151/ I would like to invite you to ride your bicycles along a beautiful maintained, well-maintained path that looks out over Old Jerusalem.
Elkin’s Ministry Tourism Ministry, Jerusalem Municipality and Gihon Corporation contributed approximately NIS 25,000,000 to the project. The project was executed by the Jerusalem Development Authority.
Elkin explained that the Kerem Tunnel project is an important tool in realizing the goal to transform the idea of transportation throughout Jerusalem. Elkin stated that the new tunnel will connect with the Jerusalem Ring Path and will link with existing bike routes. It will also be paved in its different areas. It will also encourage cycling and promote green transport in Jerusalem.
The Kerem Tunnel was first excavated in the 1990s to move the main sewer line of the Gihon Corporation toward the purification plant located in Sorek The Sorek Tunnel is located to the west of the city. It is used today as an infrastructure tunnel. It includes the fifth water line that connects to Jerusalem from the Mekorot water company.
“The Kerem tunnel project is a central tool for realizing the vision to change the concept of transportation throughout Jerusalem. “
Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lee
To make the tunnel usable to the public year-round, the works include road construction as well as the installation of blowers.
The Kerem Tunnel also allows access to unique recreation spots – including the Ein Kerem neighborhood, the biblical zoo, aquarium and the as well as the historic natural springs of Ein Laban and Ein Haniyeh.