Here’s how to get to the Golden Apple Archipelago in Genshin Impact 2.8!
Another vacation in the Golden Apple archipelago! is a seasonal quest Genshin Impact, which refers to the event dedicated to the archipelago of the Golden Apple 2.8. It will allow you to open a new location and immerse yourself in an amazing story. In this handy guide, we describe in detail how to complete the “Another Vacation in the Golden Apple Archipelago!” quest, how to get to the islands and the rewards for completing.
How to start Another Vacation in the Golden Apple Archipelago! in Genshin Impact
Immediately after logging into the game, you may notice a red exclamation mark next to the quest icon below the minimap. That is, the quest is issued automatically and you do not need to take it additionally. You can open a quest line using the hotkey J for computers or by tapping on the icon under the mini-map.
It immediately becomes clear that Katerina has prepared a letter for the Traveler, sending you on an amazing adventure.
How to complete the quest “Another Vacation in the Golden Apple Archipelago!” in Genshin Impact
For the most part, the quest is introductory, so the game activity during the passage is minimal. You only need to read the dialogue to find out what Kazuha and Xin Yang forgot in Mondstadt, and also why Venty will have to perform at the tavern for a month”Cat Tail‘, being a regular at Master Diluc’s tavern.
Head to the Adventurer’s Guild in Mondstadt
First you need to visit the Adventurer’s Guild to chat with Katherine. She will hand over a strange letter addressed to the Magnanimous Warrior, and will also ask you to meet Fischl near the Barbatos Cathedral.
Meet Fischl at the square
As soon as you reach the square in front of the cathedral, you will immediately meet Fischl, Oz and Mona, who communicate with each other at the Statue of Barbatos. They talk about a really important event, which is dedicated to the appearance of Nirvana Night near Mondstadt. As it turned out, Kli really wants to help Fischl regain his kingdom, so he gives her the whole archipelago of the Golden Apple. But Fischl does not know at all how to get to his new possessions. Iter (Lumin) will need help in this matter and find a way.
Head to Angels’ Place
Paimon will immediately offer to ask Venti for help, so you need to go to the Angels’ Share tavern. Surprisingly, the Traveler meets a company of Venti, Kazuha and Xin Yan at one of the tables. From the dialogue it becomes clear that the poet and rock star went on a journey to find their inspiration. Venti will take out his lyre and begin to talk about how the Golden Apple archipelago appeared. Actually, after that, he decides to ask why the Traveler came to the tavern at all. Venti will take out his lyre and begin to talk about how the Golden Apple archipelago appeared.
Talk to Venti on the second floor of the tavern
To talk, you will have to go up to the floor above, where it is quiet. Venti says that just the other day he met Alice and Klee, and then he will give the Dodocommunicator to keep in touch. In addition, Anemo Archon will clarify that in order to move to the islands, you need to use a certain device. It is located on the right side of the Mondstadt Gate Bridge.
Wait for the morning (08:00 – 10:00)
Due to the fact that Venti accidentally left mugs of wine instead of juice on the table, and Kazuha mixed them up, it will be necessary to wait until the next morning until the ronin comes to his senses. To change the time, you need to open the Paymon menu and click on the change clock icon. After that, move the time to the next 8:00-10:00.
Head to the place that Paimon mentioned.
It remains only to go along the bridge, where there is already a large statue in the form of an evil Dodoko.
Head to the Golden Apple Archipelago
During the move, a cutscene will begin, which will send travelers to the Nirvana of the Night. Kazuha, in turn, will offer you a walk together and explore the area.
Go to the island that Kazuha was talking about
You need to use the anchorage to summon the wavewalker and go to the mark on the map. While sailing, you will come across a strange island with a large device containing the symbol of Fatui’s Eye of Corruption. Kazuha is urged to be careful because he smells a strange smell and the wind is acting strange.
Follow the tracks with the help of the sense of the elements
With the help of the sense of the elements (mouse wheel for computers and the icon near the mini-map for smartphones), you need to follow the elemental tracks. They will lead you behind the rock where Cryo skirmisher Fatui is standing.
Defeat and talk to the Fatui Privates
Cryo skirmisher Fatui will need to be defeated, and then start a dialogue in order to understand the purpose of his being here.
The strange soldier looks very upset, literally whimpering that he cannot find his brother’s cap. During the conversation, Researcher Peaches arrives to chase off Traveler, Paimon, and Kazuha. But Iter (Lumin) explains that now the islands do not belong to Fatui. After that, you can return back to the camp to Monet, Fischl and Xin Yan.
A cutscene will start, where the characters begin to have dinner and discuss what they will do tomorrow. However, Paimon will very gently remind you to contact someone.
Find a secluded spot and contact Venti
A new marker will appear on the map, located a little higher on the rock. Take out the DodoCommunicator to contact Venti. He will ask you to just relax and not worry about anything.
After the quest, you can receive the following completion rewards:
- 30 primogems.
- 20,000 mora.
- 2 purple books for character experience.