Borba Region

Borba is located in the centre of a particularly picturesque region with an abundance of water. The municipality covers an area of 142.88 km2 distributed over four communities, with a population of about 8500 inhabitants.


The municipality of Borba is located in the heart of the Alentejo at an altitude of about 416 meters in the depth of a circular valley – thus benefiting from a specific microclimate – and in the middle of the calcareous massif that characterises the northern Alentejo, better known as the region of marble.
Concerning its geographical location in the context of an urban network the city of Borba is located in an equidistant place between two major cities of the region, Évora and Badajoz (around 50 km to each city).