The province of Rizal is located directly east of Metro Manila. It is bounded on the north by Bulacan Province, on the east by the provinces of Laguna and Quezon and on the south by Laguna de Bay. The province is accessible from Manila via Ortigas Avenue, and from Quezon City via Marcos Highway and Sumulong Highway. The province is a part of Region IV-A or the Calabarzon Region