La Vega is a province that is almost in the center of the country. It is known for its vegan carnival.
Santiago de los Caballeros, located in the north of the country is the second largest city in the country. It constitutes the economic and cultural center of the region, predominating the textile manufacturing sector, the production of rum and tobacco, agriculture and services.
Puerto Plata, located in the north of the country, is the province that has one of the best beaches in the Dominican Republic. It stands out for the tourism of sport and adventure.
Samaná, located in the northeast of the country, is a province known for the observation of humpback whales.