Trikala ( Greece Thessaly ) is located 330 km from Athens and 215 km from Thessaloniki. With its large and straight streets, beautiful squares, groves surrounding the city and Litheos, the tributary of Pinios which runs through the town, Trikala acquire its beauty and charm.
The medieval castle has suffered many disasters renovated in 6th AD century. Inside the fort there is an outdoor theater where theatrical performances and concerts take place. There is also one of the most beautiful mosques in the country. It is built over an ancient city, founded around the 3rd millennium BC, an important center of antiquity where Asklipios lived and worked.
Also, there was one of the most important and oldest Asklipieia in Greece. Other worth places to visit: the Municipal Gallery, the Library, the icon collection of Saints of Metropolis, the Varousi district, the grove of Prophet Elias and Platanos village.