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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 2207
Zagreb USD 977
Bristol USD 1145
Brussels USD 788
Stuttgart USD 1071
Omaha USD 2207
Quebec USD 1397
Milan USD 729
Quito USD 2807
Seoul USD 1986
Thunder Bay USD 1596
Clermont-Ferrand USD 732
Allentown USD 2207
Dothan USD 2347
Valencia USD 881
Florence USD 735
Albuquerque USD 1907
Bucharest USD 1027
Albany, GA USD 2287
Aberdeen USD 1138
Cardiff USD 1143
Milwaukee USD 2207
Istanbul USD 780
Berlin USD 842
Lima USD 2411
Athens USD 685
Lisbon USD 1019
Harrisburg USD 2207
Atlanta USD 1702
Wichita USD 2207
Ho Chi Minh City USD 1683
Havana USD 2759
Strasbourg USD 1022
Chattanooga USD 2207
Appleton USD 2207
Elmira USD 2207
Charlottesville USD 2207
Flint USD 2207
Shanghai USD 1674
Charleston, SC USD 2207
Vilnius USD 917
Paramaribo USD 2800
Pisa USD 1268
Huntsville USD 2207
Bangor USD 2207
Alexandria USD 2247
Green Bay USD 2207
Scranton USD 2207
Kiev USD 1176
Birmingham USD 2207
Grand Rapids USD 2247
Washington USD 1233
Warsaw USD 919
San Jose USD 2507
Tallahassee USD 2207
Birmingham USD 1060
Panama City USD 2789
Tallinn USD 918
Toulouse USD 1035
Osaka USD 1988
Greenville, SC USD 2207
Bismarck USD 2287
Richmond USD 2207
Moscow USD 807
Fargo USD 2207
Great Falls USD 1947
Fayetteville, NC USD 2207
Hartford/Springfield USD 2207
Lincoln USD 2207
Beijing USD 1674
Portland, ME USD 2207
Madrid USD 625
Newcastle USD 1098
Venice USD 737
Nantes USD 1032
Linköping USD 1005
Bologna USD 733
Marseille USD 1035
Saginaw USD 2247
Columbus, MS USD 2347
Sofia USD 888
New Orleans USD 2207
Nashville USD 2207
Almaty USD 1670
Alicante USD 882
Southampton USD 982
Algiers USD 1047
Dayton USD 2207
Leeds USD 1104
Edinburgh USD 1097
Turin USD 737
Guayaquil USD 2781
Bordeaux USD 1033
Munich USD 850
Mumbai/Bombay USD 1681
Hong Kong USD 1703
Boston USD 1183
Amsterdam USD 810
Akron USD 2207
Rome USD 701
Casablanca USD 1244
Sacramento USD 2507
Memphis USD 2207
Montreal USD 1397
Mexico City USD 2405
Evansville USD 2247
Detroit USD 1802
San Antonio USD 2207
Charleston, WV USD 2207
Savannah USD 2207
Helena USD 1947
Dublin USD 731
Columbus, GA USD 2287
New Bern USD 2207
South Bend USD 2207
Fayetteville, AR USD 2207
Brunswick USD 2347
St Petersburg USD 838
Baku USD 1490
Tunis USD 1356
Vienna USD 895
Bremen USD 1075
Xiamen USD 1674