unique spot on the Earth - Nurata Region - represents a scaled model of Central
Asia with a variety of natural beauties. The Nurata mountains, Aydar-Kul Lake,
Rabat Malik are most known places of visit of nature lovers. The Nurata mountain's
highest peack - Mount Hayatbashi - is 2,169 m high. Nuratau State Reserve was
set up back in 1975 in order to preserve the unique wild life of mountains. The
reserve with an area of only 17,500 hectars is the habitat of 805 species of higher
forms of plants.