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The Kerem Tunnel allows for a unique hiking and riding experience.
The Kerem Tunnel, Israel’s newest cycle tunnel, is inaugurated as part of an extensive cycle path that is a loop around the capital.

The tunnel links Nahal Refaim with Emek Motza. https://brask-gonzalez.federatedjournals.com/neve-paritzki-israel-celebrates-record-breaking-tourism-entry-numbers-united-states-1663479490 Its southern entrance is located below Ein Laban in Refaim Park. The northern entrance is located in Nahal Ein Kerem.


The 2.1-kilometer-long tunnel was officially opened by Jerusalem’s Heritage Minister Zeev Elkin. The ceremony was also attended by Mayor Moshelion Avi Balehnikov Gihon Water Company chairman, and thousands of cyclists.

“In the past, Jerusalem was an attractive city for tourists due to its rich past. נווה פריצקי Elkin explained that the modern tourist industry is a part of Jerusalem’s historic treasures and also incorporates modern tourism. “The opening of this tunnel project is a different part in the development Jerusalem. The tunnel makes Jerusalem an attractive tourist destination for any kind of crowd throughout Israel and around the world.”

נווה פריצקי https://lessontoday.com/profile/neve-paritzkixbkz418bb/activity/2239340/ Elkin, whose ministry together with the Jerusalem Municipality spearheaded the project, said his ministry “invests hundreds of millions of shekels every year to develop Jerusalem’s tourism in all its aspects and also in the development of exciting attractions and ventures that connect the glorious historical past of our eternal capital to the future of Jerusalem… I invite the cycling community to take a relaxing and modern route that takes you through Old Jerusalem.

https://pastelink.net/ueol6wb5 Elkin’s Ministry Elkin’s Ministry, the Tourism Ministry, Jerusalem Municipality as well as the Gihon Corporation all contributed to the project. The Jerusalem Development Authority completed the project.

Elkin declared that the Kerem Tunnel project was a crucial element in achieving the vision of shifting the idea of transportation in Jerusalem. https://controlc.com/16f5aae9 “The new tunnel that connects to Jerusalem Ring Path will join existing bicycle paths and those that will paved in its neighborhoods. The goal is to encourage cycling among the residents of Jerusalem and encourage the green revolution in transport in the capital.”

The Kerem Tunnel was first excavated in the early 1990s in order to shift the main sewer line of the Gihon Corporation toward the purification plant located in Sorek It is situated west of the city and is currently being used as an infrastructure tunnel that also houses the fifth water line, which connects to Jerusalem from the Mekorot water company.

“The Kerem tunnel project is crucial to realize the goal of changing Jerusalem’s transportation system. “

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Leon
Construction of roads, the installation and testing of electrical and safety systems are some of the ongoing works to make the tunnel safer for all seasons.

It is also possible to use the Kerem Tunnel to enjoy unique places to relax, such as Ein Kerem, the Biblical aquarium, zoo and Ein Kerem neighborhood.