Town of Trikala Claims Highest Christmas Tree in Greece (photos)

The town of Trikala, Thessaly, central Greece has laid claim to the highest natural Christmas tree in Greece.

Standing at a height of 33 meters, the fir has been transferred from the mountains of Pindos to the north of the town.

A firework display accompanied the placement of the tree at the central square of Trikala, overlooking the Lithaios River, on Saturday evening.

(Photos: Eurokinissi)