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Ein Hemed National Park

Bank Israel | Hemed Interchange, Jerusalem 9195000, Israel
+972 2-534-2741
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Small Park - Nice Features

This small park has streams, a natural pool, plenty of shade and picnic areas. The water level... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jerusalem, Israel
must do with kids!

this park is great for kids. it has lots of picknick places, a big (wheelchair accesible... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Peppel L
Gouda, The Netherlands
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This lovely park, bisected by a clear stream and containing the ruins of an ancient Crusader castle, is a favorite spot for picnics.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average3%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bank Israel | Hemed Interchange, Jerusalem 9195000, Israel
Givat Ram
+972 2-534-2741
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small park has streams, a natural pool, plenty of shade and picnic areas. The water level varies. During and following the winter rain season, the water level will be much higher. For those interested in antiquities, the highlight here is a Crusader farmhouse from...More

Thank fr1111621
Reviewed 20 February 2017

this park is great for kids. it has lots of picknick places, a big (wheelchair accesible) playground. wheelchair friendly park, a crusader fortress, lots of water, kids can play here the whole day in the shade or sun. recommanded for families with little kids. bbq...More

Thank Peppel L
Reviewed 10 January 2017

lovely nature reserve - crussaders farm and nice picnic place. a short and easy hike perfect for little kids . they have a night tour which looks very good.

Thank איתמר ב
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We visited the small Ein Hemed National Park near Abu Ghosh and did enjoy viewing the natural springs and pools and ruins of the Kisalon Valley, and as nature lovers, we especially enjoyed the overlook with its nice view of the Kisalon Valley. However, be...More

Thank Yitzchak M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

EIN HEMED is a National Park and Nature Reserve near Jerusalem on Road #1 at Hemed Junction.Originally Crusaders citadel built by the Crusaders Kingdoom of Jerusalem protecting pilgrims road from Jaffa to Jerusalem.Four springs from nearby caves form the riverbed of KISALON Spring,in the nearby...More

Thank airport2015
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Nice place to have a picnic , great place for kids. The minus is that it is not free. We came a few time even in the winter and there are lots of place to have a great picnic

Thank raanananit
Reviewed 28 September 2015

If you want a place where you can picnic or barbecue, with little pools of water for the kids, a crusader building, grass and some nice trees, it's fine. Especially if you have a subscription for Israel's national parks and gardens. Otherwise, go to one...More

Thank מיכאל ג
Reviewed 11 July 2015

We went on a Saturday and there were many locals picnicking and children playing in the water. This is a beautiful, peaceful location. The buildings here(built between 1140 and 1160) were apparently apart of a farm. There are remains of an old olive press in...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Ein Hemed is described on internet as a park where one can wonder under the trees and where there are natural springs. The park was very very disappoiting with a little guther of smelly water, a view point with no view and a park the...More

4  Thank Constantijn W
Reviewed 28 June 2013

I have not been there in a long time, but I feel there are many more places of interest that I would recommend before I would suggest Ein Hemed.

2  Thank Margie D
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