For lovers of tango in a real embrace, who like looking… nodding… laughing… speaking in piropos… and last but not least: who can only give it all when dancing.
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Encuentro Porteño VIII

Encuentro Porteño 2024 in Amsterdam is coming up:
‘El encuentro más Porteño in Europe’…. We are more inspired then ever!! 
It will be the eight edition. Date: 16.05.2024-19.05.2024

Caracteristics of Encuentro Porteño: Excellent Porteño DJ’s, a mix of passionate dancers from all ages, our warm team hosting you during four nights and the dinner peña party on sunday as the cherry on top.

Dancers with Latino hearts from 30 different countries will create a strong Porteño vibe at Encuentro Porteño VII. Six great Argentinian and European DJ’s will create an exceptional tango-synergy.

You can find more information at the facebook group of Encuentro Porteño, or at this page.

Marta Kossakowska, Corine Groenewegen, Nicole Herink

Programm 2024

Thursday, 16 May 2024
Preparty: 21.00 – 01.00

Friday, 17 May 2024
Milonga de bienvenida 20.00 – 02.00

Saturday, 18 May 2024
Milonga del sábado 15.00 – 19.00
Fiesta milonguera! 22.00 – 03.00 

Sunday, 19 May 2024
Milonga de despedida 14.00 – 18.30
Champagne 18.30 – 19.30  
Salud! • Cheers • Santé • Salute • Na zdrowie • Prost • Skal • A sua saude • Ter vist • Gun bae
Diner y Pena with live music + Milonga! 19.30 – 23.00


From Schiphol Airport to Central Station
From Schiphol Station, bij intercity or sprinter (takes 16 - 19 minutes to Central Station)

From Centraal Station Amsterdam to Casa Antonio, Kamperfoelieweg 207 Amsterdam:

  • Metro 52 until metrostation Noorderpark, every 8 minutes
  • Take bus 34 from metrostation Noorderpark, after three stops exit Pinksterbloemstraat at 210 meter from Casa Antonio.
    or take bus 35 from metrostation Noorderpark, after two stops exit Floraweg/Klaprozenweg at 450 meter from Casa Antonio.
  • Take bus 391 or 394 from Central Station Amsterdam, exit Floraweg at 450 meter from Casa Antonio

Moving around Encuentro Porteño

The Amsterdam way

A bike is a very pleasant tool to move around in Amsterdam. Get yours at StarBikes /
€ 7 per day.
Make your reservation at:; payment is at StarBikes. Please don’t forget to bring a creditcard, they will ask you a copy as a warranty for the bike.

Public Transport
In case you prefer to use public transport there are numerous buses, trams, ferries, metro etc that take you to any corner of the city. In front of the venue is a bus stop with buses to Central Station until deep in the night.
You will need a chipkaart, single or multiple use. Info here: OV-chipkaart
Check out the websites or for real time information on public transport. Both sites are also available as Apps. 

From the airport
From the airport to Central Station by train
The fastest (15 minutes), easiest (from inside the airport) and cheapest (€ 4,60) way.

Tickets: You can travel with the Railway (NS) with either a single-use chipcard or an OV-chipkaart. Both are available from the yellow ticket machines or at the Ticket- and Service desks. OV-chipkaart is especially recommended if you plan to make more trips with public transport. You can use the chipcard also for the tram, bus and metro. Use your chipcard to check in.
Don’t forget to check out when you leave the train/bus/metro/tram.

Taxi from or to the airport by TCA
Maximum price to Schiphol airport by using the : ± € 50,–

Order your TCA taxi through the TCA App, our dispatch centre (+31 20 777 77 77)
Tell your dispatcher you want to go to Schiphol Airport, or set this in the app

From Central Station to Starbikes
Starbikes • De Ruiterkade 143 • 1011 AC Amsterdam
Walk to the riverside of Central Station, turn right. Walk along de Ruyterkade until you reach number 143 after ± 500 m.

From Central Station to Casa Antonio by bike
Huize Antonius  | Casa Antonius • Kamperfoelieweg 207 • 1032 HM Amsterdam
Take the free ferry to Buiksloterweg (every 5 minutes).
Bike straight ahead through the Van der Pekstraat to the Kamperfoelieweg. After passing the pink houses on your right side (about 8 minutes biking) you find a church and a green area on your left side. in the white building you find Encuentro porteño in Huize Antonius at nr 207.

From Central Station to Casa Antonio by public transport
From Central Station go to the bus platform at ‘IJ-zijde’
Bus 394 exit Floraweg, walk 4 minutes to Kamperfoelieweg 207.
Take Metro 52 from Central Station to Noord, exit metrostation Noorderpark (3 minutes).
From there walk to Kamperfoeliestraat 207 or take bus 34, after three stops exit Pinksterbloemstraat at 210 meter from Casa Antonio,
or take bus 35, after two stops exit Floraweg/Klaprozenweg at 450 meter from Casa Antonio.

To Casa Antonio by car
The milonga is easy accessible, and you can park your car for free after 19.00!
In other parts of Amsterdam there is paid parking.

Encuentro Porteño Camping

One of the great places to stay in Amsterdam is Camping Vliegenbos, at 6 biking minutes from Encuentro Porteño. A beautiful and lush green area in the middle of the city! From tents to heated cabins. Price indication: Small tent pitch 4 nights 1 person € 70 / 2 persons € 12


Places to stay during Encuentro Porteño

Clink Noord
Clink Noord, a Hostel in between Central Station and the milonga.

2 – 4 – 6 or 8 persons bedrooms. Apart from the rooms it provides several comfortable lounges and relaxing areas. Breakfast can be booked for € 5 a day. 8 minutes biking (2.000 meter). Price depend on the room you choose and the moment of booking. Booking in advance is adviced.

Casa Antonio is situated in the area “Volewijck”
Amsterdam is a rather small city and provides free ferries that take you 24 hours crossing the IJ-river, so many areas are within reach, especially the areas around the Central Station and Amsterdam North.

Bed and Breakfast