The Republic of Adygea (adyghe Adyghe Republic, short name: Adygea) is a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, the republic in its composition, is part of the Southern Federal District, and is part of the North Caucasus Economic Region. The capital is the city of Maikop. The territory of the republic is surrounded on all sides by the territory of the Krasnodar Territory. Formed July 27, 1922 as the Adyghe (Cherkessia) autonomous region in the Maikop and Ekaterinodar divisions of the Kuban-Black Sea region, in August 1928 was renamed the Adygei Autonomous Region, on July 3, 1991 it was reorganized into the republic. State languages: Russian and Adyghe. Armenian, Ukrainian, Kurdish languages ​​are also common. Adygea amazes with the beauty of its nature. If Hollywood directors are not our Indonesia to shoot such films as Game of Thrones, Jurassic Park, The Hobbit, they could find Adygea.


Adygea is included in the world natural heritage list along with the Golden mountains of Altai, volcanoes and geysers of Kamchatka, forests of the Komi Republic and lake Baikal.