• TRAVEL NOTICE: Learn more about COVID-19
  • Newsletter
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Find a Cruise
  • Reviews
  • Cruise Tips
  • News
  • Deals

Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Cruise Reviews

Cruiser Rating
3.6
Average
360 reviews

Filters

1-10 of 360 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Cruise Reviews


Review for Carnival Miracle to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
Osoyoos Tommy
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Met some friends that live in Costa Rica and had a great lunch at Isla Coco’s ...
Read More

Sail Date: February 2020


Review for Norwegian Gem to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
Casey2828
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We hired a driver from the Thumbs Up tour company and he took us on a leisurely drive to see many places. We enjoy having the freedom to stay longer or skip places that are on other organized tours. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Norwegian Gem to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
Bruges
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Onyl the boat trip was very good. Train ride was a joke! ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Norwegian Gem to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
beachcomberbill
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Not well enough anymore to zip line, so this was a good alternative. Leisurely ride through forest canopy. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Norwegian Gem to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
theoz
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Nice tour but did not see any wild life on the river cruise. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Norwegian Gem to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
beachcomberbill
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Best tour of the entire cruise. Guide was knowledgeable, personable, and informative about her country. Naturalists the same and very enthusiastic about the environment. Lunch was delicious, esp. the plantains. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Norwegian Joy to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
cyndyjopo
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We were a 40 minute bus ride to the nearest village of Puntarenas and we had to pay $30 for a round trip ride to get there and back. We shouldn’t have to pay to take a bus when the cruise ship docks in an industrial area with no options. The bus ride should have been free. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Norwegian Joy to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
memajajo
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This was a cargo ship container port with nothing around and no access to a town unless you paid for a shuttle or excursion. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

User Avatar
cruisin twosome seniors
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Just walked the stands at the dock area. Went to see Vicky to buy necklaces for gifts. Very humid and returned to the ship. ...
Read More

Sail Date: January 2020


Review for Le Dumont d'Urville to South America

User Avatar
weezer7612
10+ Cruises

This is a simple industrial port. It’s a long trip from West coast ( Guanacaste) beach towns or from San Jose to get there but the ride is very pretty country and very safe . I recommend just get there and get on ship. ...
Read More

Sail Date: December 2019


Find a cruise

Other Cruise Styles from Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Reviews
Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Fitness Cruises Cruise Reviews
Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Fitness Cruises Cruise Reviews
Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.