Physical map of Dominican Republic
Information about the geography of Dominican RepublicThe Dominican Republic lies on the eastern part of the caribbean island of Hispaniola. The two largest offshore islands are Saona and Beata.
The country has four major mountain ranges: Cordillera Septentrional on the north, the Cordillera Central in the central regions, and the Sierra de Neiba with Sierra de Bahoruco on the south.
The biggest lake is Lake Enriquillo, a salt lake lying at 40 metres (131 ft) below sea level.