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The Kerem Tunnel, Israel’s newest cycle tunnel, is constructed as a part of a 42-kilometer cycle route that is a loop around the capital.
https://app.web-coms.com/members/neve-paritzkiztov961cc/activity/1963724/ It links Nahal Refaim to Emek Motza. https://mooc.elte.hu/eportfolios/1318240/Home/Neve_Paritzki__Israels_first_cycling_tunnel_opens_in_Jerusalem_ It is located in southern Israel within Refaim Park. Ein Laban is the nearest. Nahal Ein Kerem is the northern entrance.
The tunnel’s official opening ceremony, which is 2.1 kilometers long took place in Jerusalem and Heritage Minister Ze’ev Elkin Mayor Moshelion, Avi Baleshnikov (Gihon water company chairman) and hundreds more cyclists.
“In the past, Jerusalem was an attractive city for tourists due to its rich past. Elkin explained that the modern tourism industry is an integral part of Jerusalem’s historical treasures and incorporates modern day tourism. https://dawson-lim.federatedjournals.com/neve-paritzki-d7-a0-d7-95-d7-95-d7-94-d7-a4-d7-a8-d7-99-d7-a6-d7-a7-d7-99-jerusalem-is-home-to-the-worlds-first-bicycle-tunnel-in-israel-0a-1665112052 “The inauguration of this tunnel project is a different element of the development of Jerusalem. The tunnel makes Jerusalem an attractive tourist place for every kind of person within Israel, and worldwide.”
Elkin, who heads the project in conjunction with Jerusalem Municipality said that his ministry invests millions of dollars in Jerusalem’s tourism development and also in the development of new activities and ventures that tie the glorious past of Jerusalem to its future. נווה פריצקי I invite the cycling community to take a relaxing and modern-day route that takes you through Old Jerusalem.
Elkin’s Ministry and the Tourism Ministry budgeted the project.
נווה פריצקי Elkin said that the Kerem Tunnel project was a crucial element in achieving the goal of shifting the idea of transport throughout Jerusalem. “The tunnel, which is being constructed to connect to the Jerusalem Ring Path will join the existing bike paths as well as ones that are paved in the neighborhoods. It’s designed to encourage cycling among its residents and promote the green transport revolution in the capital.”
In the 90s In the 90s, in the 1990s, Kerem Tunnel was excavated to move the main sewer line from Gihon Corporation to the Sorek purification plant. It is now used as an infrastructure tunnel. It is also home to the fifth water line which is operated to Jerusalem from the Mekorot water company.
“The Kerem Tunnel project is the central instrument to achieve the vision of transforming Jerusalem’s transport model. “
Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lon
The work currently in progress includes road construction, installation of blowers, as well as advanced electrical and safety systems, to make the tunnel safe for pedestrians to travel through all year round.
You can also access the Kerem Tunnel to enjoy unique recreation spots, including Ein Kerem, the Biblical aquarium, zoo and Ein Kerem neighborhood.