Bạch Dinh (White Palace)

Vung Tau Logo

Built in 1898 by the French as a summer holiday house of French Governor General Paul Doumer. The exterior surface of the White Palace is decorated ancient drawings and portraits of saints’ ancient Greece.

The whole house was whiten, above the bright red tiles, the bottom edges of the array fine and decorative art.

Porcelain enamel colors are the main raw materials to decorate and create the image. From its balcony there’s a panoramic view of Front Beach and opposite the Villa at the foot of that mountain is Hai Nguu islet with a stone rock shaped like a water buffalo wallowing in water.

Today Villa Blanche exhibits various of antiques collected from Cau Islet-Con Dao and is the culture destination attracts hundreds of tourists every day.

Bạch Dinh (White Palace)

Information
Vietnamese: Bạch Dinh
Driving Directions (Road Map): Vung Tau Harbour to Bạch Dinh (White palace)
Driving Directions (Road Map): Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) to Vung Tau