Puerto Caldera is a commercial port with a cruise ship terminal that serves as a disembarking location for nearby Puntarenas, which is 20-minutes away by taxi. If your ship stops at Puerto Caldera, you won't find much to see or do. There's no town—Puerto Caldera is merely a jumping-off point. You'll find phones at the International Calling Center (which accepts major credit cards) in the air-conditioned terminal building and a few local vendors selling handicrafts and coffee. Taxis usually await... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide.
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