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The Kerem Tunnel is a great spot to hike and ride. The Kerem Tunnel, Israel’s newest cycle tunnel, was constructed as a part of an extensive cycle path that is a loop around the capital.

The tunnel is located through the Nahal-Refaim-Emek-Motza path. 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 opened on Thursday by Jerusalem and the heritage minister Ze’evElkin and Moshe Lion, the Mayor. Moshe Lion. Avi Baleshnikov of Gihon the chairman of Gihon and a plethora of other cyclists were also in attendance.

Jerusalem was a popular tourist destination because of its glorious history. נווה פריצקי Elkin said that apart from its rich history and modern amenities, tourism has also been included in the Jerusalem city. “The opening of this tunnel project is yet another milestone in the advancement of Jerusalem as a tourist destination for all types of people throughout Israel and all over the world.”

Elkin’s ministry, which also headed the project alongside Jerusalem Municipality, stated that his ministry “invests hundreds of millions of shekels each year in all aspects of Jerusalem’s tourism and in creating innovative attractions and ventures, that link the amazing historical history of our capital city with the future.” I would like to invite you to ride your bicycles along a stunning maintained, well-maintained path that looks out over Old Jerusalem.

Elkin’s Ministry Tourism Ministry, Jerusalem Municipality and Gihon Corporation contributed approximately NIS 25 million for the project. נווה פריצקי The work was carried out by the Jerusalem Development Authority.

נווה פריצקי Elkin explained that the Kerem Tunnel project is an crucial tool to realize the idea to transform the idea of transport in Jerusalem. נווה פריצקי “The new tunnel that connects to the Jerusalem Ring Path will join existing paths for bicycles and the ones that will be paved within the neighborhoods. It is intended to encourage cycling within the city’s residents and to promote the green movement in Jerusalem.”

The Kerem Tunnel was originally excavated in 1990 in order to transfer the main sewers of Gihon Corporation towards the Sorek purification facility. This plant is located west of Sorek and is currently used as an infrastructure tunnel.

“The Kerem tunnel project is essential to achieving the dream of transforming Jerusalem’s transportation system. “

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lee
Present work includes road construction, installation blowers, as well as advanced safety equipment to ensure the tunnel is secure to use during the entire year.

Kerem Tunnel Kerem Tunnel allows for access to exclusive recreation areas such as Ein Kerem, a neighborhood which includes a Biblical zoo and aquarium and historical natural springs Ein Haniyeh and Ein Laban.