Holidays in Karditsa

Karditsa info

Karditsa is one of the four counties that together form the region of Thessalia. Karditsa borders with Trikala on the north and with Larissa on the east. As with many other areas of mainland Greece, Karditsa is an extremely beautiful places, with mountains dominating the landscape. Nature and vegetation thrives in the region, and during the months of spring, an extremely beautiful array of colours and aromas fill the scenery, creating an exceptionally pretty place in which to enjoy peaceful and relaxing holidays. The capital city of Karditsa shares the same name as the county and it is the trading and economical centre of the region. One could even go as far as to say that is it the capital of beauty and magic in the region.The traditional villages of the mountainous area of Argithea are surrounded by the beautiful forest of the Agratha mountain. The Plastiras Lake, lying in the magnificent valley of the Agrafa Massif, welcomes its visitors with hotels and hostels designed to merge with the natural environments and also equipped to satisfy even the most demanding clientele. Here you will be able to enjoy thoroughly unspoiled landscapes that have only recently attracted the attention of international Nature lovers. Along the lakeside road, a series of pavilions and small shops invite visitors to savor the exquisite traditional tastes and fragrances of the region’s particular delicacies. Locally produced pastry and confections, wine, and other specialties await to introduce the traveler to the real joys of Karditsa Prefecture. Pezoula and Neochori are just two of the charming villages that surround Lake Plastira, and which offer a lovely selection of accommodation and entertainment facilities.You will be able to find some quaint traditional hotels providing very comfortable accommodation. Karditsa is also an excellent base from which visitors can venture out and explore some of the other surrounding areas of Thessalia, as well as the regions of Epirus in the west and Central Greece in the south.

Airtickets to Karditsa

Karditsa doesn't have an airport, so it can only be reached by car or public transportation. We can offer airtickets to Ioannina's or Athens' airport through our online booking system and then there is connection to Karditsa by bus, train or car.

Hotels in Karditsa

There is a variety of hotels, apartments and rooms to let in places like Karditsa Town, Plastiras Lake, Neochori and many more, depending on the type of holidays you would prefer. You can find more information at the section of Karditsa hotels.

Transfer & car rental in Karditsa

In order to reach Karditsa without using a public transportation, you can rent a car from Ioannina's or Athens' airport through our online booking system.

Sightseeing and tours in Karditsa

An exquisite part of Karditsa that you will find stunning is Lake Plastira. This lake region is one of the most beautiful you will anywhere in Greece, and is a place of extreme beauty. Rich in nature and vegetation, the region of Lake Plastira is one that visitors will instantly fall in love with. Lake Plastira, along with the charming area of Tavropos are ideal for those seeking alternative holidays and ecotourism. The areas are brimming with immense natural beauty. Words can barely describe this part of Karditsa and visitors to the region should try their best to pay a visit here. It will be something you will always remember, and make your holidays all that more special.

Travel tourism information in Karditsa

•Karditsa (capital)
•Police:                                   +30 24410 21534
•Hospital:                                +30 24410 40811
•Municipality:                          +30 24410 71520
•Bus Terminal:                       +30 24410 21411
•Municipality (Plastiras):        +30 24410 95630
•Police:                                 +30 24450 42101
•Surgery:                              +30 24450 49104
•Municipality:                        +30 24450 41214

Restaurants and nightlife in Karditsa

If you visit Karditsa you will realize that it is not offered only for a relaxing time as the number of bars and clubs is rather great. The bars are very atmospheric and various all-day cafés offer from all kinds of beverages to light snacks during the day and turn up the volume of music at night. Such places can be met mainly in Karditsa Town. On the other hand, if you are food lovers and you prefer to combine an evening out with dinner, try one of the traditional taverns or restaurants offering local and other Greek delicacies.

Special places of interest in Karditsa

One occasion you would not want to miss is the Carnival manifestations in Sofades, a few kilometers away from the capital of the Prefecture. They take place in the beginning of spring, and they signal the end of winter, still visible in the snow-capped mountains and hills in the distance.