Destinations Around the World

Finding the best Places to Visit

Archaeology and history around the World offers endless opportunities for anyone who greatly enjoys exploring an area’s pasts. Whether you have a few hours to spare or a few days, wherever you are there is almost certainly something of interest to visit. Archaeology Travel aims to help you find the best places to visit to explore the archaeology of an area. Besides providing destination guides to the history of a region or area, there are also thematic guides for certain archaeological and historical sites and museums.

Click on a continent on the map, or follow the links provided below to go directly to a specific country or region. There you will find a list of archaeological sites and museums to visit, and/or numerous ideas of what is possible in that area.


North AmericaUnited States of America state: Virginia, Chicago Archaeology Guide | Canada |

Central America

South America

AsiaIndia | Sri Lanka |

Finding the Best Places to Visit in Europe

Amphitheatres of the Roman World

EuropeAlbania | Bulgaria | England (Romano-British Villas) | Germany (Berlin Archaeology Guide)| Greece | Italy | Luxembourg | Malta & Gozo | Portugal | Spain |

France (Paris Archaeology Guide) Regions in France: Alsace | Aquitaine | Auvergne | Brittany | Burgundy | Centre | Champagne-Ardenne | Corsica | Franche-Comté | Île de France | Languedoc-Roussillon | Limousin | Lorraine | Midi-Pyrénées | Nord-Pas-de-Calais | Normandy | Pays de la Loire | Picardy | Poitou-Charentes | Provence | Rhône-Alpes

Cave Art in France | Abbeys in Normandy

Greece Regions in Greece: Athens & Attica | Central Greece | Central Macedonia | Crete | East Macedonia and Thrace | Epirus | Ionian Islands | North Aegean | Peloponnese | South Aegean | Thessaly | West Greece | West Macedonia |

Italy Regions in Italy: Aosta Valley | Campania | Lazio | Liguria | Piedmont | Tuscany | Veneto |

As this is a growing resource, new sites and museums are constantly being added. If the area you are interested in is not listed, get in touch. Who knows, it may just be that area is in the pipeline. Check back to see the regular updates. And, of course it goes without saying, if you have some sites to recommend, please do not hesitate to suggest these for addition.

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