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Historical sites & holiday destinations

 

Stroll through ancient sites

Looking for a destination with a fascinating past? Discover the most beautiful historical destinations in the world with KLM. Stroll around ancient excavated villages in Europe. Or spend a few days with your children exploring the American Museum of Natural History in New York where evolution comes to life. History fascinates!

Historic treasures

From the kilometres-long Chinese Wall in China to the stone city of Petra in Jordan: the world is full of historical sites. Take Italy for example. Visit famous cities such as Pompeii, unearthed after years hidden under a layer of ash. Visit the Colosseum in Rome or admire the Spanish Steps. Would you like to learn more about the Mayan culture? Mexico offers a wealth of historical sites. Visit the city of Chitzen Itza, full of famous Mayan ruins. This is one of the 7 modern wonders of the world! Expect to be surprised: book a flight to some amazing historical destinations now!

Learn from history

There are also important sites around the world that show the dark side of history. Concentration camp Auschwitz in Poland is one of the most moving monuments remembering victims of World War 2. Words cannot express what happened here. Another chilling monument can be found at the Killing Fields in Cambodia where horrific cruelties took place not that long ago. Fortunately there are also less sombre monuments, such as the world-famous temple complex packed with history at Angkor Wat.

Flights to an impressive historical holiday

Looking for a cheap ticket to historical destinations? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be on holiday before you know it.

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History: all destinations

Rapid City EUR 810
Vitoria EUR 1930
Rabat EUR 654
Xining EUR 1720
Matsuyama EUR 1267
Quebec EUR 744
Quito EUR 1995
Seoul EUR 1109
Thunder Bay EUR 753
Clermont-Ferrand EUR 560
Allentown EUR 810
Dothan EUR 879
Valencia EUR 383
Florence EUR 351
Albuquerque EUR 810
Juba EUR 2237
Albany, GA EUR 879
Guiyang EUR 1224
Genoa EUR 462
Aberdeen EUR 428
Cuiaba EUR 2102
Zhengzhou EUR 992
Berlin EUR 239
Brest EUR 607
Recife EUR 1931
Ho Chi Minh City EUR 1429
Siem Reap EUR 1892
Chattanooga EUR 810
Addis Ababa EUR 1369
Elmira EUR 810
Charlottesville EUR 810
Flint EUR 810
Shanghai EUR 814
Charleston, SC EUR 810
Shenyang EUR 750
Vilnius EUR 539
Paramaribo EUR 1977
Bangui EUR 2147
Xi An EUR 1170
Huntsville EUR 810
Bangor EUR 810
Alexandria EUR 879
Green Bay EUR 810
Birmingham EUR 810
Grand Rapids EUR 810
San Jose EUR 810
Tallahassee EUR 810
Birmingham EUR 428
Tallinn EUR 403
San Jose EUR 1832
Toulouse EUR 472
Chongqing EUR 1170
San Juan EUR 778
Billings EUR 810
Greenville, SC EUR 810
Bilbao EUR 383
Bismarck EUR 845
Richmond EUR 810
Great Falls EUR 845
Cali EUR 1725
Beijing EUR 725
Guatemala City EUR 1811
Sao Luiz EUR 2017
Wuhan EUR 1039
Madrid EUR 384
Newcastle EUR 428
Manaus EUR 2136
Erie EUR 810
Bologna EUR 424
Bangalore EUR 1065
Fukuoka EUR 1287
Saginaw EUR 810
Cotonou EUR 1918
Luanda EUR 1948
Nashville EUR 810
Algiers EUR 697
Muscat EUR 1039
Leeds EUR 428
Turin EUR 351
Guayaquil EUR 1973
Bordeaux EUR 437
Rennes EUR 521
Mumbai/Bombay EUR 1002
Boston EUR 656
Amsterdam EUR 267
Ningbo EUR 1032
Rome EUR 298
Memphis EUR 810
Nagoya EUR 1297
Nagasaki EUR 1267
Mexico City EUR 1091
Evansville EUR 810
Detroit EUR 806
Charleston, WV EUR 810
Dublin EUR 425
Columbus, GA EUR 930
New Bern EUR 810
Fayetteville, AR EUR 810
Managua EUR 2057
Brunswick EUR 930
St Petersburg EUR 326
Tunis EUR 687
Palma de Mallorca EUR 586
Bremen EUR 383
Nampula EUR 1482
Zagreb EUR 502
Bristol EUR 427
Brussels EUR 325
Phnom Penh EUR 1727
Stuttgart EUR 383
Cancun EUR 1086
Omaha EUR 810
Porto Alegre EUR 1931
Merida EUR 1086
Nanjing EUR 1032
Milan EUR 296
Bucharest EUR 238
Cardiff EUR 427
Milwaukee EUR 810
Lima EUR 1964
Hanoi EUR 1667
Athens EUR 252
Lisbon EUR 465
Harrisburg EUR 810
Atlanta EUR 806
Wichita EUR 810
Havana EUR 786
Strasbourg EUR 384
Appleton EUR 810
Kiev EUR 508
Scranton EUR 810
Washington EUR 656
Warsaw EUR 225
Panama City EUR 1828
Lilongwe EUR 1746
Osaka EUR 1445
Moscow EUR 247
Fargo EUR 810
Fayetteville, NC EUR 810
Hartford/Springfield EUR 810
Lincoln EUR 845
Guadalajara EUR 1368
Lubumbashi EUR 1081
Portland, ME EUR 810
Kumamoto EUR 1267
Komatsu EUR 1369
Lagos EUR 1204
Venice EUR 324
Nantes EUR 382
Linköping EUR 428
Fort de France EUR 1169
Marseille EUR 366
Columbus, MS EUR 879
Hiroshima EUR 1369
New Orleans EUR 810
Dayton EUR 810
Johannesburg EUR 1060
Edinburgh EUR 426
Monterrey EUR 1125
Munich EUR 352
Hong Kong EUR 891
Cairo EUR 866
Akron EUR 810
Sacramento EUR 810
Cayenne EUR 1794
Montreal EUR 741
San Salvador EUR 1815
Krakow EUR 324
San Antonio EUR 810
Savannah EUR 810
Helena EUR 879
Yanji EUR 1417
South Bend EUR 845
Vienna EUR 384
Xiamen EUR 1017