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Ein Hemed National Park

Bank Israel | Hemed Interchange, Jerusalem 9195000, Israel
+972 2-534-2741
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Nice calm place

This nature and springs place with a Crusader farmhouse. It is good place if you are looking for a... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2018
H C
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Switzerland
Small Park - Nice Features

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

Reviewed August 31, 2017
fr1111621
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Jerusalem, Israel
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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.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good48%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“stream” (3 reviews)
“picnic” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bank Israel | Hemed Interchange, Jerusalem 9195000, Israel
Givat Ram
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+972 2-534-2741
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

This nature and springs place with a Crusader farmhouse. It is good place if you are looking for a calm, peaceful place .

Thank H C
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

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
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Reviewed February 20, 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
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Reviewed January 10, 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
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Reviewed September 21, 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
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Reviewed August 23, 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
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Reviewed May 19, 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
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Reviewed September 28, 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
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Reviewed July 11, 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
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Reviewed August 2, 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
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