Within a short distance from Trikala, there is a coastal destination named Xylokastro.

Xylokastro is a seaside town with 5,500 permanent residents. It is one of the most important tourist destinations in Peloponnese, especially during the summer.

Points of interest in Xylokastro are the pine forest of Pefkia and the beaches of the area. It is 120 km away from Athens and 100 km away from Patra.