Quick guide for Desert Treasure

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Overview[edit | edit source]

Diamonds of Azzanadra[edit | edit source]

Start point of the quest
Items needed: 650 coins, 1 charcoal, 1 ashes, 1 bones, 1 blood rune, 6 steel bars, 12 magic logs, 6 molten glass, and one free inventory space.
  • Teleport to Al Kharid and go south to Shantay's Pass.
  • Take a magic carpet to the Bedabin Camp and talk to Asgarnia Smith nearby (see map on the right). (Chat 2)
  • Talk to Terry Balando in the digsite Exam Centre (Archaeology journal is the fastest teleport). (Chat 1)
  • Talk to him again for the translation.(Chat 1)
  • Return to Asgarnia Smith. (Chat 2)
  • Talk to him again and offer to help him. (Chat 1)
  • Run south to the Bandit Camp.
    • If you are wearing any sort of Zamorak or Saradomin outfit the bandits will attack you.
  • Talk to the bartender at the pub for a beer. (Chat 21), then talk to the bartender about four diamonds. (Chat 2)
  • Talk to Eblis, by or in the eastern-most building of the Bandit Camp. (Chat 2411)
    • If you are wearing any sort of Zamorak or Saradomin outfit he won't talk to you.
  • Use all the items on Eblis, then talk to him again.
  • Run south-east, and talk to Eblis by the lodestone.

Blood Diamond[edit | edit source]

Items needed: Garlic, silver bar, spice, food, air spells if using magic
Location of the Graveyard
  • Enter the pub in Canifis. After a short cut scene, talk to Malak. (Chat 5133)
  • Talk to Ruantun in the Draynor Sewers for a Silver pot.png: RS3 Inventory image of Silver potSilver pot.
  • Take the pot to the High Priest on Entrana for a Blessed pot.png: RS3 Inventory image of Blessed potBlessed pot.
  • Return to Malak in Canifis and speak to him. He will hit you for 50 damage.
  • First, crush your garlic, then use the Garlic powder.png: RS3 Inventory image of Garlic powderGarlic powder on the blessed pot then add Spice.png: RS3 Inventory image of SpiceSpice to get a Blessed pot.png: RS3 Inventory image of Blessed potBlessed pot.
    • If you add the spice first, the pot will become useless and you must start again from taking the silver bar.
    • Uncrushed garlic cannot be added into the pot.
  • Prepare for a level 84 boss fight. It is recommended to take 5-10 food even if you are max combat. If you die, you will have to re-do the previous step.
  • Run south-east to the Graveyard (map pictured right).
  • Use the pot on the tomb. Then kill Dessous.
  • Return and speak to Malak for the Blood diamond.png: RS3 Inventory image of Blood diamondBlood diamond.
  • Bank the blood diamond immediately! While holding the blood diamond, a Stranger capable of dealing over 5,000 damage per attack can spawn at any time.

Ice Diamond[edit | edit source]

Directions to the ice gate from Burthorpe
Items needed: A cake or a chocolate bar, spiked boots, climbing boots (unless you've completed Eadgar's Ruse), fire runes if using magic
  • Prepare for combat by getting plenty of food, few super restore and super energy potions (even at max combat), and get runes for fire spells if using magic.
  • If you don't have Spiked boots.png: RS3 Inventory image of Spiked bootsSpiked boots, get them first from Dunstan in Burthorpe (requires an iron bar).
  • If you used your Climbing boots.png: RS3 Inventory image of Climbing bootsClimbing boots to get the spiked boots, then get a new pair of climbing boots from Freda.
  • Travel to Trollheim by referring to the map on the right (you can use the Trollheim Teleport if you have it).
  • Take the path that leads to the snow area north-west of Troll Stronghold.
  • Talk to the troll child near the ice gate.
  • Use cake/chocolate on him. Talk again to help him. (Chat 1)
  • Enable Protect from Melee.png: RS3 Inventory image of Protect from MeleeProtect from Melee, and head east through the ice gate.
  • Kill 5 trolls, then travel through the cave entrance to your east and keep running.
  • Kill Kamil when he appears. You must use fire spells if using magic.
  • After you kill Kamil once, continue the path to the north and walk to the ice ledge. (You can use Surge)
  • Equip your spiked boots and climb the path to the top.
  • Pass through the ice gate and across the bridge.
  • Break the two ice cubes at the top. Casting a fire spell works.
  • Talk to the trolls, the child will give you the Ice diamond.png: RS3 Inventory image of Ice diamondIce diamond.
  • Bank the ice diamond immediately! While holding the ice diamond, a Stranger capable of dealing over 5,000 damage per attack can spawn at any time.

Smoke Diamond[edit | edit source]

Smoke Dungeon entrance location
  • Prepare for combat by bringing plenty of food, few super energy potions, melee gear, or water spells if using magic, or ice arrows if using ranged.
  • Teleport to Al Kharid and go south to Shantay's Pass, and use the magic carpet network to reach Pollnivneach.
  • With your Face mask.png: RS3 Inventory image of Face maskFace mask and Ice gloves.png: RS3 Inventory image of Ice glovesIce gloves equipped enter the Smoke Dungeon.
    • If Smoking Kills is complete the dungeon can be entered from the Pollnivneach well and through the Dark stairs to the west.
    • Otherwise the player can enter the Smokey Well which is located west of Pollnivneach.
  • Light the four standing torches (1 in each corner of the dungeon. This part is timed and torches will go out if you are not fast enough).
  • Open the burnt chest in the middle of the dungeon to receive a Warm key.png: RS3 Inventory image of Warm keyWarm key
    • You will be unable to open the chest if any of the torches have gone out, even if you have lit all 4 torches before attempting.
  • With the warm key, open the gate on the eastern side of the dungeon.
  • You MUST use melee, Ice Arrows or water spells for the boss fight.
  • Defeat Fareed for the Smoke diamond.png: RS3 Inventory image of Smoke diamondSmoke diamond.
    • You must use melee, water spells, or ice arrows.
    • You need the ice gloves on to wield a weapon while fighting him. This includes staves.
  • Bank the smoke diamond immediately! While holding the smoke diamond, a Stranger capable of dealing over 5,000 damage per attack can spawn at any time.

Shadow Diamond[edit | edit source]

Location of Rasolo
Items needed: A few antipoisons, lots of lockpicks, earth spells if using magic
  • Teleport to Ardougne and run north-west to Rasolo (see the map to the right). (Chat 31)
  • Return to the desert Bandit Camp. (You only need the lockpicks for this part).
  • Unlock the secure chest in the southern-most tent. You might consume between 10 to 100 lockpicks.
  • Prepare for combat before returning the cross to Rasolo who will give you a ring of visibility.
  • Equip the ring, run into the triangular fenced area nearby and down the ladder.
  • Run east to Damis and kill him in both phases for the Shadow diamond.png: RS3 Inventory image of Shadow diamondShadow diamond. (see the map below for the path to take)
    • If Damis despawns, run a small distance back from where you came, then run back.
  • Bank the shadow diamond immediately! While holding the shadow diamond, a Stranger capable of dealing over 5,000 damage per attack can spawn at any time.

Jaldraocht Pyramid[edit | edit source]

A map of the pyramid's interior
Items needed: All 4 diamonds, weapon
Items recommended: Energy potions, weight-reducing equipment, antipoison
  • Do not bring any food or combat gear but bring a weapon (make sure your weight is less than 5 kgs or you'll keep failing traps).
  • Return to the Bedabin Camp, and head directly south of Eblis to the pyramid.
  • Use the diamonds on the obelisks surrounding the pyramid.
    • Blood diamond in the north-west obelisk.
    • Shadow diamond in the south-west obelisk.
    • Ice diamond in the south-east obelisk.
    • Smoke diamond in the north-east obelisk.
  • Climb down the ladder at the top of the pyramid.
  • Run through the pyramid using the map. Don't stand still, or you may be transported back to the start.
  • There's a possibility that scarabs spawn in Azzanadra's room so bring a weapon, antipoison, and some more food just in case.
  • Talk to Azzanadra.
  • Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

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Music unlocked

Required for completing[edit | edit source]

Desert Treasure is directly required for the following quests/miniquests: