Hanukkah Mission

Sunday, December 2 – Sunday, December 9, 2018

Join us for this momentous and unforgettable trip to Israel in celebration of Hanukkah, 70 years of Israel’s Independence,
and Bnai Zion Foundation’s 110th Anniversary.

Mission Leader and Tour Guide
Rabbi Elie Abadie, M.D.

Hanukkah Candle Lighting with VIPs • Visits to 6 Bnai Zion Projects • US Embassy in Jerusalem
Private Knesset Tour & Luncheon with Speaker Edelstein • Luncheon with Rabbi Yizhak Yosef, Chief Sephardi Rabbi of Israel
Yvel Jewelry Center • Har Herzl • Bahai Gardens • Druze Village • Tishbi Winery & Chocolate

Celebrate Hanukkah, 70 years of Israel’s Independence, and Bnai Zion’s 110th Anniversary by joining us for 7 inspiring days and glittering nights in Israel. This unforgettable experience will include breathtaking group tours, inspiring guest speakers, and unique visits to the places Bnai Zion supports ­giving you the opportunity to see the real Israel in action. Beginning in Haifa, the mission will travel south through Tel Aviv and end with a beautiful Shabbat in Jerusalem, at the Kotel. Plus, the Speaker of the Knesset will join us for a special luncheon reception at the Knesset in our honor, and we will light the Hanukkah candles with incredible guests each night. Join us for this once in a lifetime Hanukkah Mission of Lights in Israel!


The mission will begin in Israel on Sunday, December 2, and conclude Saturday night, December 8. Participants will arrive home on Sunday, December 9. During the trip, we will stay at three 5-star hotels: Dan Carmel in Haifa, Hilton Hotel in Tel Aviv, and the Orient in Jerusalem.

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