• Lundgren Hvid posted an update 2 months, 1 week ago

    The Kerem Tunnel is a great location to go on a hike or ride.

    As part of the 42-kilometer Jerusalem Ring Path cycling route, which surrounds the capital, the Kerem Tunnel was inaugurated.

    The tunnel runs along the Nahal Refaim-Emek Mostza path. נווה פריצקי The tunnel’s southern entry point is located in Refaim Park below Ein Laban. The northern entrance is in Nahal Ein Kerem about half one kilometer from the Kerem junction.

    נווה פריצקי The opening ceremony of the tunnel that is 2.1 kilometers long took place in Jerusalem and the Heritage Minister Ze’ev Elkin Mayor Moshelion, Heritage Minister Ze’ev Elkin Avi Baleshnikov (Gihon water company chairman of the company) as well as a plethora of cyclists.

    Jerusalem’s rich past was the main reason that it was an extremely popular tourist attraction during the time of its glory. Elkin stated that, in addition to its historic treasures, modern tourism is also included in the city of Jerusalem. “The inauguration [of] this tunnel is a further milestone in the advancement of Jerusalem as an attractive tourist destination for all types of tourists throughout Israel and all over the world.”

    Elkin, whose ministry and the Jerusalem Municipality led the project, stated that his ministry “invests hundreds of millions of shekels each year in the development all aspects Jerusalem’s tourists and in the creation and operation of new attractions, ventures and attractions that link the rich history of our eternal city to the future”. I would like to invite cyclists to ride along a an attractive, well-maintained cycling route that overlooks the distinctive landscape of Old Jerusalem.

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

    Elkin stressed that “The Kerem Tunnel Project is an essential tool for achieving the goal to redefine the idea of transportation throughout Jerusalem.” “The tunnel, which is being constructed to connect to the Jerusalem Ring Path will join existing bicycle paths and ones that are paved in the neighborhoods. It’s designed to promote biking among the residents of Jerusalem and encourage the green revolution in transport in Jerusalem.”

    נווה פריצקי In the 1990s, in the 1990s, Kerem Tunnel was excavated to relocate the main sewer line of Gihon Corporation to the Sorek purification plant. נווה פריצקי It is currently used for infrastructure purposes and houses the fifth water line which is operated to Jerusalem from the Mekorot water company. “The Kerem tunnel project is a central tool for realizing the goal of changing the concept of transportation throughout Jerusalem. ”

    Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lon

    Road construction, installation and testing of safety and electrical systems are just a few of the ongoing projects to make the tunnel safer for all year.

    The Kerem Tunnel provides access to unique recreation locations, including Ein Kerem neighbourhood, the biblical aquarium and zoo , as well the historic natural springs Ein Haniyeh, Ein Laban Ein Laban, and Ein Haniyeh.