Misamis Oriental is a province in Mindanao. It is in the region of Northern Mindanao. Local officials know Cagayan de Oro as the capital city in the province.
As well, this province is home to a variety of wildlife. Historians call it a marine sanctuary. It has a coastline nesting an endangered Marine Turtle. This province can be the best destination in Mindanao. It has coral gardens, as well. A few people can say that it has the best scuba diving site in the province, highlighting Duka Bay Resort in Medina as the center of attraction.
Additionally, Misamis Oriental has 23 municipalities. Also, it has component cities, such as Gingoog City and El Salvador City. It has two legislative districts subdivided into 424 barangays. Indeed, its prime city – Cagayan de Oro – is highly urbanized and independent from the province.