Zagatala Reserve


Formed in 1929, the Zagatala Reserve is located on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus mountain range and covers an area of 25,200 hectares. On its territory are over 800 species of flora including chestnut, walnut, hazelnut, oak, beech, hornbeam, elm and other valuable species of tree. The reserve is also home to 37 species of mammal (deer, wild boar, brown bears, martens, badgers, wild cats, lynx), eight species of amphibian, 12 species of reptile and 104 species of bird. 

Zagatala District AZ6200

Zagatala