Crato (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈkɾatu]) is a municipality in Portalegre District in Portugal with a total area of 398.0 km² and a total population of 3,995 inhabitants.
The present Mayor is José Correia Luz, elected by the Socialist Party. The municipal holiday is Easter Monday.
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 5 civil parishes (freguesias):
- Aldeia da Mata
- Crato e Mártires, Flor da Rosa e Vale do Peso
- Monte da Pedra
Crato has been the headquarters of the Knights Hospitaller in Portugal since 1340. The head of the order was known as the Prior of Crato.