Puntarenas (port) is a city in Puntarenas.
Cruise ships call; ferries from Playa Naranjo and Paquera in the Nicoya peninsula; buses from San Jose, Quepos, Monteverde.
There are town buses.
Walk along the Paseo de los Turistas.
Hotel La Punta is at the extreme west end of the town, one block south and one and a half blocks west of the ferry terminal. Hot water, secure parking, upstairs rooms good value at US$38 (November 2009).Fremdh 20:46, 11 November 2009 (EST)