Višegrad is located at the far east of Republic of Srpska, in Bosnia and Hercegovina, 16 km form the border with Serbia, at 43° 47´ 7” of the north latitude, and 19° 17´ 35” of the east longitude.

Višegrad Municipality covers the area of 448 km², with the average altitude of 324 m.

According to the estimate, the municipality of Višegrad has 13.500 inhabitants, of which the city itself has about 8.000.

Višegrad is located and exposed to the influence of the continental clime. There are four seasons, summers are long and warm (maximal temperature up to 40°C) and winters are cold (min. temperatures reach under -15⁰C).