Quick guide for The Temple at Senntisten

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This quest has an in-depth guide here.
It contains a more detailed description of dialogue, cutscenes, and storyline.

Overview[edit | edit source]

The Mysterious Archaeologist[edit | edit source]

  • Talk to Ali the Wise in the northernmost building in Nardah. (Chat 1112)
  • Go to Digsite. If you ask Ali for help getting to the Digsite, he will give you a unique Dig Site pendant.
  • Talk to Dr. Nabanik outside of the Exam Centre south of the Digsite. (Chat 111234)
  • Talk to the Archaeological expert Terry Balando inside the exam centre and convince him. (Chat 11111)
  • Talk to Dr. Nabanik. He will give you a rope.
  • Enter the Digsite dungeon through the winch to the north of the archaeology tutor by using your rope on it.
  • Talk to Azzanadra in the southern part of the dungeon. (Chat 11121)
  • Open the ruined backpack, read the letter and then talk to Azzanadra. (Chat 111234124)

Barrows Icon[edit | edit source]

For more information on how to kill the Barrows brothers, see this page.

  • Kill the Six Barrows brothers found in their tombs below the ground.
    • You can use barrow amulets here to skip killing some brothers, up to a maximum of 3.
  • You'll also need to kill the final brother.
  • Once all six brothers are dead, search the chest to get the Barrows icon.

Frostenhorn[edit | edit source]

Warning: You will encounter some aggressive high-level (100+) icefiends and waterfiends, therefore food and armour are recommended, even for players with a high-level combat.

Items needed: Telekinetic grab runes, heat globe from the ruined backpack
  • Reach the Ghorrock fortress (Use the canoe near Erjolf from Tale of the Muspah for a quick access. It is located on the west coast of the Rellekka Hunter area).
  • Once near the Mahjarrat Ritual Site Cavern, marked on the minimap with a dungeon icon, go east.
  • Place the heat globe on the pedestal near the ice block entrance.
  • Squeeze past and enter the fortress through the south entrance and climb-up the stairs to the west.
  • Run to the south-east corner of the castle and climb-down the stairs.
  • Scale up the damaged wall north of the door.
  • Climb down the smashed rampart north-west.
  • Enter the trapdoor in front of you.

Upper Level[edit | edit source]

  • Run east and take the heat globe.
  • Return to the entrance room, and place the heat globe on the pedestal on the west side. A waterfiend will be released.
  • Go to the west room. Telegrab the globe from there.
  • Use the globe on this room's pedestal. Go down the trapdoor.

Lower Level[edit | edit source]

  • Pick up the globe in the southern room.
  • Use it on the pedestal back in the northern room with the ladder. 2 waterfiends will spawn.
  • Loot the crates in the south room for 40 law runes and 300 air runes.
  • Go to the east room, and take the imperfect heat globe.
  • Exit the dungeon the way you entered.

Surface[edit | edit source]

  • Scale the damaged wall to the west, then head to the north-east corner to the destroyed pedestal.
  • Use the imperfect heat orb on the "smashed globe-holder" on the ground, next to the "smashed pedestal".
  • Right-click push the smashed pedestal on the ground.
  • Return to the lower level of the dungeon, re-entering the trapdoor. (Chat 1)

Lower Level[edit | edit source]

  • Head back to the area where the damaged heat globe was acquired.
  • Go south through the tunnel until reaching the next heat globe.
  • Pick up the heat globe.
  • Head back all the way east (the path you came from, not the one with the ice block).
  • Use the globe on the south wall, on the eastern corner (pipe).
  • Right-click whack pipe.
  • Go in the south-eastern room of this level and climb the ladder.

Upper Level[edit | edit source]

  • Run west until you meet an ice demon. Kill it.
  • After killing the ice demon, it should drop the Frostenhorn. Take it.

The Big Bang[edit | edit source]

Items needed: Barrows icon and Frostenhorn
  • Return to Azzanadra with the items. (Chat 11111)
  • Get the relic from the Assassin outside at the winch just south of entrance. (Chat 1221)
  • Give it to Azzanadra. (Chat 15123)
  • After the cutscene, speak to Azzanadra again. (Chat 11)
  • Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

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  • 2 quest points
  • 10,000 Prayer experience
  • 23,000 Skills experience lamp for any chosen skill (level 50+)
  • Two 20,000 Combat experience lamps for any chosen combat skill (level 50+)
  • Access to a new set of prayers, known as the Ancient Curses. You must read the Ancient hymnal, given to you by Azzanadra, in order to activate them.
  • Access to the Altar of Zaros in the Senntisten Temple, located below the Varrock Dig Site. Praying at this altar boosts your prayer points to 15% over your current maximum level.
  • Access to Ghorrock - a fortress, inhospitable and dangerous to reach, but where iron and steel dragons, waterfiends, and icefiends can be found.
  • Items obtained from the Barrows Chest
  • 2 Treasure Hunter keys and 2 Hearts of Ice
Music unlocked
  • The Horn of Chill (Unlocked when facing the ice demon; also possible to unlock by standing next to the central ice block on the first floor)
  • Zaros Stirs (Unlocked at the end of the quest after entering the newly-refurnished altar)

Required for completing[edit | edit source]

The Temple at Senntisten is directly required for the following quests/miniquests: