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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 USD 2439
Vitoria USD 1674
Santo Domingo USD 2425
Quebec USD 1411
Quito USD 1769
Seoul USD 1520
Thunder Bay USD 1110
Quimper USD 1039
Clermont-Ferrand USD 1020
Allentown USD 2459
Dothan USD 2523
Valencia USD 819
Florence USD 926
Albuquerque USD 2384
Albany, GA USD 2543
Genoa USD 887
Guiyang USD 1551
Aberdeen USD 913
Cuiaba USD 1887
Istanbul USD 919
Berlin USD 964
Brest USD 1015
Recife USD 1748
Ho Chi Minh City USD 1425
Siem Reap USD 7900
Chattanooga USD 2459
Elmira USD 2408
Charlottesville USD 2439
Flint USD 2459
Shanghai USD 1168
Belfast USD 970
Charleston, SC USD 2439
Shenyang USD 1226
Vilnius USD 1070
Paramaribo USD 4407
Huntsville USD 2459
Xi An USD 1488
Bangor USD 2403
Alexandria USD 2501
Green Bay USD 2439
Birmingham USD 2406
Grand Rapids USD 2439
San Jose USD 2435
Tallahassee USD 2459
Birmingham USD 826
Tallinn USD 1068
Toulon USD 1099
San Jose USD 1949
Toulouse USD 1049
Bastia USD 1284
Chongqing USD 1488
Billings USD 2417
Greenville, SC USD 2459
Bilbao USD 819
Bismarck USD 2543
Richmond USD 2401
Great Falls USD 2479
Beijing USD 1179
Guatemala City USD 1924
Sao Luiz USD 1782
Wuhan USD 1376
Madrid USD 739
Newcastle USD 869
Ajaccio USD 1285
Manaus USD 2000
Erie USD 2439
Bologna USD 925
Vientiane USD 1518
Bangalore USD 941
Fukuoka USD 1885
Saginaw USD 2501
Sofia USD 966
Nashville USD 2449
Southampton USD 761
Algiers USD 948
Leeds USD 877
Turin USD 813
Bordeaux USD 1048
Rennes USD 1160
Mumbai USD 1056
Amsterdam USD 903
Boston USD 1577
Ningbo USD 1961
Rome USD 833
Memphis USD 2018
Nagoya USD 2059
Yerevan USD 1203
Mexico City USD 2380
Evansville USD 2501
Detroit USD 2422
Charleston, WV USD 2439
Lourdes USD 1248
Dublin USD 853
Columbus, GA USD 2543
New Bern USD 2459
Fayetteville, AR USD 2439
Managua USD 1947
Brunswick USD 2586
St Petersburg USD 1053
Tunis USD 956
Palma de Mallorca USD 935
Bremen USD 966
Zagreb USD 1033
Bristol USD 923
Brussels USD 885
Stuttgart USD 962
Cancun USD 2537
Omaha USD 2406
Porto Alegre USD 1643
Nanjing USD 1961
Milan USD 816
Bucharest USD 1043
Cardiff USD 921
Milwaukee USD 2439
Lima USD 1564
Athens USD 937
Lisbon USD 1035
Harrisburg USD 2439
Atlanta USD 1422
Wichita USD 2439
Havana USD 2815
Strasbourg USD 1052
Appleton USD 2439
Pisa USD 941
Scranton USD 2459
Kiev USD 1026
Washington USD 1038
Warsaw USD 1050
Panama City USD 1869
Moscow USD 1011
Fargo USD 2459
Fayetteville, NC USD 2459
Hartford/Springfield USD 2408
Lincoln USD 2439
Guadalajara USD 2490
Portland, ME USD 2403
Venice USD 930
Nantes USD 1047
Linköping USD 1090
Fort de France USD 2465
Marseille USD 1051
Columbus, MS USD 2586
New Orleans USD 2401
Dayton USD 2439
Edinburgh USD 868
Lorient USD 1040
Monterrey USD 2495
Munich USD 973
Hong Kong USD 1344
Cairo USD 1454
Akron USD 2439
Casablanca USD 945
Sacramento USD 2402
Cayenne USD 2486
Joao Pessoa USD 1780
Montreal USD 1411
San Salvador USD 1929
San Antonio USD 2439
Savannah USD 2439
Helena USD 2479
South Bend USD 2439
Baku USD 1220
Vienna USD 942
Xiamen USD 1336