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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 2211
Zagreb USD 962
Bristol USD 1166
Brussels USD 794
Stuttgart USD 1081
Santo Domingo USD 2855
Omaha USD 2211
Quebec USD 1412
Milan USD 734
Quito USD 2810
Seoul USD 1990
Thunder Bay USD 1608
Clermont-Ferrand USD 753
Allentown USD 2211
Dothan USD 2351
Valencia USD 885
Florence USD 740
Albuquerque USD 1911
Bucharest USD 1032
Albany, GA USD 2291
Aberdeen USD 1159
Cardiff USD 1164
Milwaukee USD 2211
Istanbul USD 783
Berlin USD 862
Lima USD 2414
Athens USD 692
Lisbon USD 1024
Harrisburg USD 2211
Atlanta USD 1705
Wichita USD 2211
Ho Chi Minh City USD 1686
Havana USD 2762
Strasbourg USD 1033
Chattanooga USD 2211
Appleton USD 2211
Elmira USD 2211
Charlottesville USD 2211
Flint USD 2211
Shanghai USD 1678
Charleston, SC USD 2211
Vilnius USD 921
Paramaribo USD 2803
Pisa USD 808
Huntsville USD 2211
Bangor USD 2211
Alexandria USD 2251
Green Bay USD 2211
Scranton USD 2211
Kiev USD 1175
Birmingham USD 2211
Grand Rapids USD 2251
Washington USD 961
Warsaw USD 924
San Jose USD 2511
Tallahassee USD 2211
Birmingham USD 1072
Panama City USD 2791
Tallinn USD 922
San Jose USD 2790
Toulouse USD 1041
Osaka USD 1992
Greenville, SC USD 2211
Bismarck USD 2291
Richmond USD 2211
Moscow USD 805
Fargo USD 2211
Great Falls USD 1953
Fayetteville, NC USD 2211
Hartford/Springfield USD 2211
Lincoln USD 2211
Beijing USD 1678
Portland, ME USD 2211
Madrid USD 630
Newcastle USD 1115
Venice USD 744
Nantes USD 1038
Linköping USD 1012
Bologna USD 738
Fort de France USD 2810
Marseille USD 1042
Saginaw USD 2251
Columbus, MS USD 2351
Sofia USD 894
New Orleans USD 2211
Nashville USD 2211
Alicante USD 887
Southampton USD 995
Algiers USD 1041
Dayton USD 2211
Leeds USD 1121
Edinburgh USD 1115
Turin USD 730
Guayaquil USD 2784
Bordeaux USD 1039
Munich USD 871
Mumbai/Bombay USD 1685
Hong Kong USD 1705
Amsterdam USD 813
Boston USD 1186
Akron USD 2211
Rome USD 707
Casablanca USD 1039
Sacramento USD 2511
Memphis USD 2211
Cayenne USD 2841
Montreal USD 1402
Mexico City USD 2420
Evansville USD 2251
Detroit USD 1805
San Antonio USD 2211
Charleston, WV USD 2211
Savannah USD 2211
Helena USD 1951
Vaxjo USD 1062
Dublin USD 734
Columbus, GA USD 2291
New Bern USD 2211
South Bend USD 2211
Fayetteville, AR USD 2211
Brunswick USD 2351
St Petersburg USD 846
Baku USD 1213
Tunis USD 1051
Vienna USD 886
Bremen USD 1096
Xiamen USD 1678