Killing celestial dragons

From the RuneScape Wiki, the wiki for all things RuneScape
Jump to navigation Jump to search
P2P icon.png
Killing celestial dragons
RequirementsCelestial dragon.png
  • 80 Ranged recommended
  • 85 Herblore recommended (boosts can be used)
  • 44 Prayer recommended
  • Dungeoneering cape.png: RS3 Inventory image of Dungeoneering capeDungeoneering cape to teleport to the resource dungeon
  • Ghostspeak amulet.png: RS3 Inventory image of Ghostspeak amuletGhostspeak amulet to use the boat to Dragontooth island
  • Ghosts Ahoy to gain free access to Port Phasmatys
  • Tier 80+ ranged weapon
  • Tier 80+ ranged armour
  • Quest
    One of a Kind
    ProfitROIExperience gained
    239,872 Combat
    79,155 Constitution
    124,966 Slayer
    Inputs (302,371)Outputs (1,724,767)
    ItemQuantityGE Price
    Super antifire (4).pngSuper antifire (4)354,426
    Super ranging flask (6).pngSuper ranging flask (6)3121,935
    Super restore flask (6).pngSuper restore flask (6)372,762
    Magic notepaper.pngMagic notepaper12853,248
    ItemQuantityGE Price
    Dragon bones.pngDragon bones128294,400
    Fire talisman.pngFire talisman326,912
    Water talisman.pngWater talisman126,744
    Green dragonhide.pngGreen dragonhide2421,912
    Blue dragonhide.pngBlue dragonhide2035,200
    Red dragonhide.pngRed dragonhide1625,040
    Black dragonhide.pngBlack dragonhide1220,676
    Unicorn horn.pngUnicorn horn3270,816
    Dagannoth hide.pngDagannoth hide2458,752
    Huge plated rune salvage.pngHuge plated rune salvage8306,088
    Steel ingot.pngSteel ingot64362,048
    Adamantite stone spirit.pngAdamantite stone spirit722,088
    Draconic visage.pngDraconic visage0.25307,562
    Dragon Rider body.pngDragon Rider body0.02519,486
    Dragon Rider chaps.pngDragon Rider chaps0.02530,308
    Dragon Rider kit.pngDragon Rider kit0.02570,830
    Dragon Rider cape.pngDragon Rider cape0.0259,730
    Dragon Rider helm.pngDragon Rider helm0.0259,502
    Congealed blood.pngCongealed blood12812,672

    The profit rate assumes 128 kills per hour. Your actual profit may be higher or lower depending on your speed. However this guide was calculated using a low amount of kills per hour, so players that can use better equipment, abilities, prayers, etc, should expect to kill more per hour.

    Celestial Dragons are commonly killed for their various noted drops, great experience, and the ease of killing them. Celestial Dragons will only attack with their dragon breath when killing them from a distance, and the damage from their dragon breath is negated completely when using Super Antifire potions, meaning defensive armour and food is not necessary.

    Celestial Dragons can be assigned as a slayer task from Laniakea, Morvran, Kuradal, and Duradel. Killing a dragon gives 976.3 Slayer experience per kill. Whilst on a slayer task there is also a very rare chance that the dragons will drop the celestial handwraps.

    Celestial Dragons can be accessed by catching the boat from the line ghost captain with his rowing boat, just north of the Port Phasmatys bank. The trip is free, arriving at the radiant wisp colony. From there, the Dragontooth Island resource dungeon is a short distance South. Players with a Hoardstalker ring or Dungeoneering cape can teleport directly to the resource dungeon.

    Aside from the unique drops, dragon bones, and huge plated rune salvages, all of their drops are noted. Bones can either be noted with magic notepaper or the Death Note Archaeology relic, sent to the bank with pack yaks, or buried instantly with a bonecrusher in conjunction with a Dragon Rider amulet or demon horn necklace. Alternatively, if these are not an option, dragon bones can be banked using Port Phasmatys bank.