Nahal Kisalon (Kisalon Stream)

Even though one can travel it on foot, the long Nahal Kisalon (Kisalon Stream) is a paradise for bicycle riders.  High observation points over the surrounding landscape, long descents that never end, forest ruled by pine trees (but not only pines), and a clear mountain air create a winning combination, even if we are dealing with a seasonal stream. The source of Nahal Kisalon (Kisalon Stream) is in the area of Har Adar (Mount Adar) and it descends toward the plain area until it merges with Nahal Sorek (Sorek Stream), while on its way it feeds off of a few sprigs. The Kisalon Stream flows near Ya'ar HaKdoshim (The Forest of the Martyrs) which was planted as a memorial to the victims of the Holocaust, and contains six million trees for the six million Jews who were murdered by the Nazis in World War II. The bicycle trail along Kisalon Stream stretches over about 23 kilometers and some of it is also accessible to off-road vehicles. Arrival through road number 38, not far from Sha'ar HaGai (Gate of the Valley) Junction.

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Best Season: All Seasons
Type of Tour: Independent
Tour Mode: Hike
Tour Duration: About- 4 Hours
Difficulty Level: Easy
Best Season: All Seasons
Type of Tour: Independent
Tour Mode: Hike
Tour Duration: About- 3 Hours
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Type of Tour: Independent
Tour Mode: Drive
Tour Duration: About- 6 Hours
Difficulty Level: Easy
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