Putin wandered through the mountains, forests and protected areas in the Tuva region of southern Siberia while collecting berries and wild mushrooms.
Previous outdoor snapshots of Putin on holiday, including images of him fishing and sunbathing shirtless, appear intended to demonstrate his robust physical health and vigor as he wrestles with the affairs of state.
In one image, Putin and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu are studying a coniferous sapling, ready for planting.
In another, Putin and FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov stand in a forest clearing against a backdrop of forested mountains.
Other pictures show Putin at the summit of a mountain, taking a boat ride, and talking to the head of the Sayano-Shushenski Nature Reserve.
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