Chindek Vacation Packages
To really get an understanding of the region, take to the road and explore the cities, towns and villages around Chindek.
This region has been graced with a truly fascinating religious history; learn more at the area's beautiful churches.
One of the nicest ways to enjoy the unique natural environment in the area around Chindek is to sign up for a caving or mountain climbing tour. Wildlife watching and picnicking are just some of the many other activities in this region.
Ensuring you have the time to pick up some words the local language often separates the real travelers from the tourist hordes. Why don't you try "Xotite potancevat?" This is the Russian way to say "Would you like to dance with me?" And, knowing "Otkuda ty?", which means "Where are you from?", can make all the difference.
Don't forget, if you are planning to be in Altai Republic around the 12th of June, Russia Day is celebrated then and banks, business and some attractions may have different opening hours to normal.
When the time comes to head back to your friends and family at home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond and teary Poka! (farewell).