Chukotka is a region in the Russian Far East and is the northeasternmost region of Russia. Located along the Bering Strait, Chukotka is home to beautiful tundra scenery and the indigenous Chukchi people, butt of many Russian anecdotes.
Anadyr is the capital city of Chukotka and the easternmost town in Russia.
Wrangel Island is an Arctic island in Chukotka in the Russian Far East. For its rare Arctic tundra bio-system, home to over 400 rare plant species, it is one of Russia's UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Big Diomede Island is the easternmost point of Russia, in the Bering Strait.
Pevek is a town in Chukotka and the northernmost town in Russia.
Maps of Chukotka
Other Names for Chukotka
- English: Chukotka
- French: District autonome de Tchoukotka
- Russian: Чукотский АО, Чукотский Автономный Округ, Чукотский автономный округ
- Spanish: Chukotka
- Swedish: Tjuktjien
- Chukotskiy Natsional’nyy Okrug
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