Lake Plastira is a destination with great tourist traffic in recent years. It is an artificial lake which was created with the completion of the dam on the river Tavropos. Its water is used for the water supply of Karditsa, for the irrigation of the plain and for electricity generation. Apart from being very important for the functions of its use, the lake is a place where one can engage in hiking, cycling, horseback riding, canoeing, hydropower, archery and swimming. This fact makes Lake Plastira an ideal destination for all seasons for a tempting getaway from the city routine.