Valladolid is a 4th class Philippine municipality in the province of Negros Occidental located in Western Visayas Region or Region VI and belongs to the Visayas group of islands. The Municipality of Valladolid is seated about 26 km south-southwest of Bacolod City, the provincial capital and about 500 km south-southeast of Manila, the Philippine capital.
This Philippine municipality is bounded on the north by the municipality of Pulupandan, on the south by the municipality of San Enrique, on the west by Guimaras Strait and on the east by the city of La Carlota. Valladolid is approximately 35 minutes from Bacolod City by private car and about 45 minutes by public transport via the national highway.
Administratively the Municipality of Valladolid is subdivided into 16 barangays. One forms the center of the city wheras the other 15 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality. The most populous are Doldol, Batuan, Guintorilan, Ayungon, Bayabas, Paloma, Lacaron, Pacol, Alijis, Palaka, Sagua Banua, Bagumbayan, Central Tabao, Mabini, Tabao Proper.
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Valladolid there are Cadiz City 74 km north-east, Toledo City (Cebu) 90 km east, Bacolod City 26 km north-north-east, City Of Kabankalan 53 km south, Bago City 7 km north, Iloilo City (Iloilo) 39 km north-west, City Of Himamaylan 41 km south, City Of Carcar (Cebu) 97 km east-south-east, San Carlos City 49 km east as well as 80 km north-east of Valladolid the municipality Sagay City.