The Kerem Tunnel allows for a an experience that is unique in terms of hiking and riding.
In the 42-kilometer Jerusalem Ring Path cycling route that runs around the capital, the Kerem Tunnel was inaugurated.
The tunnel runs along the Nahal Refaim-Emek Motza route. It has a southern entrance located in Refaim Park. Ein Laban is the closest. Nahal Ein Kerem is the northern entrance.
The 2.1-kilometer-long tunnel was officially inaugurated by Jerusalem’s Heritage Minister Zeev Elkin. נווה פריצקי It was also attended by Mayor Moshelion Avi Balehnikov, Gihon Water Company Chairman, as well as many cyclists.
“In the past, Jerusalem was an attractive tourist destination because of its rich history. Elkin stated that, in addition to its historical treasures, modern tourism is also included in the city of Jerusalem. נווה פריצקי https://txt.fyi/-/22257/f6126cbe/ “The opening of the tunnel project is a different aspect of the growth of Jerusalem as well as its transformation to an attractive tourist destination for all types in Israel as well as around the world.
Elkin who is in charge of the project along with Jerusalem Municipality said that his ministry invests hundreds of millions in the city’s tourism growth and the development of innovative attractions and ventures that link the glorious past of Jerusalem to its future. נווה פריצקי I encourage the cycling community to take a relaxing and modernized route that will take you through Old Jerusalem.
Elkin’s ministry and the Tourism Ministry budgeted the project.
Elkin stressed, “The Kerem Tunnel project will be a central instrument for realizing our vision to change the notion of transportation in Jerusalem.” “The new tunnel connecting to the Jerusalem Ring Path will join the existing bike paths as well as those that will paved in its neighborhoods. The goal is to encourage biking within the city’s residents and to promote the green movement in the capital.”
נווה פריצקי In the 1990s in the 1990s, in the 1990s, Kerem Tunnel was excavated to transfer the main sewer line from Gihon Corporation to the Sorek purification plant. It is now utilized for infrastructure purposes. It houses the fifth water line to Jerusalem from the Mekorot water company.
“The Kerem Tunnel Project is essential to realize the vision to change the way transportation is thought of across Jerusalem. “
Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Leon
The works currently underway include road construction, the installation of blowers as well as modern electrical and safety systems, to ensure the tunnel is safe for pedestrians to travel through at all times of the year.
Kerem Tunnel Kerem Tunnel provides access to special recreation areas, such as Ein Kerem neighbourhood, the biblical aquarium and zoo , as well as the natural springs of historical significance Ein Haniyeh, Ein Laban, and Ein Haniyeh. נווה פריצקי