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Nokstella, Eternal City Location & Map Guide

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Nokstella, Eternal City is a location in Elden Ring. This guide includes how to get to Nokstella from Ainsel River Main, Map Fragment locations, boss, items, Site of Grace, and more!

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Nokstella, Eternal City - Map

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DungeonAreaBossScarab
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ShopGracesNPCGolden Seed
ShopGracesNPCGolden Seed
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Progress Through Ranni Questline

Progress Through Ranni Questline
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Quest Chart
  1. Clear the Caria Manor dungeon
  2. Head to Ranni's Rise and choose to serve Ranni
  3. Talk with Ranni at the top of the tower until she falls asleep
  4. Advance the main story up to when you defeat Radahn
  5. Head to Nokron, Eternal City and locate the Hidden Treasure
    ▶ How To Get To Nokron, Eternal City
    ▶ Guide To Get The Hidden Treasure
  6. Give the Hidden Treasure to Ranni
    └Rest at the Site of Grace to unseal Renna's Tower
  7. Go to Renna's Rise and use the Portal (Gateway)

Use the Portal (Gateway) in order to proceed through Ranni's Questline. To learn how to proceed through Ranni's Questline, check out the linked guide below.

Ranni Quest Line & Location Guide

Can Also Progress Through Deeproot Depths

The sarcophagus in Deeproot Depths can be used to move to Ainsel River Main. However, in order to get to Deeproot Depths, you will need to beat the Valiant Gargoyle in Nokron, Eternal City. It's easier to warp from Renna's Rise if you are advancing through Ranni's Questline.

Map Fragment Is In Ainsel River

Map Fragment Is In Ainsel River
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Areas that cannot be reached from the Portal (Gateway) can only be reached from the Ainsel River Well side. The map fragment is in Ainsel River Well so if you have not collected it yet, it's best to get it first.

Map Fragment Location

The Ainsel River Map Fragment can be looted from a corpse in a building in the ruins. The path from there has strong enemies within so make sure to only proceed when you unlock the Site of Grace along the way.

Go Along The River To The Lake Of Rot

Go Along The River To The Lake Of Rot
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After moving along the river from Nosktella, Eternal CIty, you will reach the Lake of Rot. The boss Astel, Naturalborn of the Void can be reached via the sarcophagus in the Grand Cloister at the end of the Lake of Rot.

Video Guide

Site Of Grace Location & Route

Route To The Site Of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City
Route To The Site Of Grace: Nokstella Waterfall Basin

Route To The Site Of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City

  1. Start From The Site Of Grace: Ainsel River Main
  2. Start from the Site of Grace: Ainsel River Main
  3. Go Straight From The Site Of Grace
  4. Go straight from the Site of Grace
  5. Go Through The Gate On The Right
  6. Go through the gate on the right
  7. Go Straight From The Gate
  8. Go straight from the gate
  9. Head Inside The Cave
  10. Head inside the cave
  11. Follow The Current Of The Water
  12. Follow the current of the water
  13. You Will Reach The Gate. Enter Through The Door On The Left
  14. You will reach the gate. Enter through the door on the left
  15. Head Down The Step
  16. Head down the step
  17. Arrive At The Site Of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City
  18. Arrive at the Site of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City

Be Careful Of Enemies' Rock Attacks

Be Careful Of Enemies

In the ruins, there are enemies that will attack with rocks from a distance. You can avoid the attacks by hiding behind walls, pillars, and other obstructions. Always be aware of exploring. Try to defeat them if you can because they drop Somber Smithing Stone [7].

Route To The Site Of Grace: Nokstella Waterfall Basin

  1. Start From The Site Of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City
  2. Start from the Site of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City
  3. From The Site Of Grace, Go Straight And Head Towards The River
  4. From the Site of Grace, go straight and head towards the river
  5. Proceed Along The River
  6. Proceed along the river
  7. You Will See A Building On Your Left, Head Inside
  8. You will see a building on your left, head inside
  9. Enter The Building
  10. Enter the building
  11. Ride The Lift
  12. Ride the lift
  13. Reach The Site Of Grace: Nokstella Waterfall Basin
  14. Reach the Site of Grace: Nokstella Waterfall Basin

Golden Seed In Ainsel River (Nokstella)

At The High Ground Off The Far End Of Nokstella, Eternal City

From the Site of Grace: Nokstella, Eternal City, head through the buildings to the innermost part. Head down the side of the innermost building and use the lift to head further down to find the Golden Seed.

Video Guide From Nokstella

Item Locations In Nokstella, Eternal City

AreaItems
▼ Main Route To NokstellaMiniature Ranni
Stonesword Key
Spirit Ashes: Clayman Ashes
Wing of Astel
▼ From Nokstella To The WaterfallAnt's Skull Plate
Spirit Ashes: Archer Ashes
Ghost-Glovewort Picker Bell Bearing [2]
Spirit Ashes: Spirit Ashes of Nightmaiden and Swordtress Puppets
Great Ghost Glovewort
Moon of Nokstella
Stonesword Key
Larval Tear

Ainsel River Main〜Nokstella, Eternal City

ItemEffect
Miniature RanniMiniature RanniIf you have the item, you can talk to Ranni at a certain Site of Grace
Stonesword KeyStonesword KeyBreaks the seal on a Imp Seal Statue. Will disappear from your inventory when used.
Spirit Ashes: Clayman AshesSummons two Clayman Ashes spirits
Wing of AstelThis strong attack is accompanied by a Magic light wave
The Nebula Skill creates a dark Nebula in front of you, which then explodes and disappears

Route To Get The Items In Order

  1. Obtain Miniature Ranni From The Body Immediately After Getting To Renna's Rise
  2. How To Get Them In Order
  3. Move To The Left Before The Ruins
  4. How To Get Them In Order
  5. Get The Stonesword Key From The Corpse In Front Of The Giant Flower
  6. How To Get Them In Order
  7. Get The Spirit Ashes: Clayman Ashes From The Body At The End Of The Giant Flower
  8. How To Get Them In Order
  9. Proceed Through The Passage Behind The Hanging Enemy
  10. How To Get Them In Order
  11. Turn Left At The Branch Of The Cave
  12. Turn Left At The Branch Of The Cave
  13. When you reach the cliff, turn right
  14. How To Get Them In Order
  15. Walk Past The Item And Take The Left Path Forward
  16. How To Get Them In Order
  17. Obtain The Wing Of Astel From The Treasure Chest At The End Of The Path
  18. How To Get Them In Order

Nokstella, Eternal City to Nokstella Waterfall Basin

ItemEffect
Ant's Skull PlateIncreases Immunity Resistance by +60
Accumulate Poison Debuff (90)
Initial Stat: Shield Bash
Spirit Ashes: Archer AshesSummons 3 Archer Ashes. They shoot their bows all at once using the frost Spiritflame Arrow
Ghost-Glovewort Picker Bell Bearing [2]Increases the items sold by the Twin Maiden Husks when you give it to them
・ Ghost Glovewort [4]
・ Ghost Glovewort [5]
・ Ghost Glovewort [6]
Nightmaiden & Swordtress PuppetsNightmaiden & Swordtress PuppetsSummon 2 Nightmaiden & Swordstress Purppets. They wield fluid weapons to attack enemies
Great Ghost GlovewortGreat Ghost GlovewortCan enhance Spirit Ashes to +10
Larval TearLarval TearMaterial needed to reassign status
Moon of NokstellaIncrease Memory Slots by +2
Stonesword KeyStonesword KeyBreaks the seal on Imp Seal Statues. Once used, will be removed from the inventory

Route On How To Obtain The Items

  1. Go Up The Building From The Stairs Near The Site Of Grace
  2. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  3. Go Up The Building From The Stairs Near The Site Of Grace
  4. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  5. Get Ant's Skull Plate From The Box In The Building
  6. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  7. Go Up The Stairs Further To The Left
  8. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  9. Go Down The Passageway At The Right End Of The Building On Your Left
  10. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  11. Get The Spirit Ash: Archer Ashes From The Body In The Back, The Return To The Building
  12. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  13. Obtain The Ghost-Glovewort Picker Bell Bearing From A Box In The Building
  14. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  15. Go Further
  16. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  17. Take the Somber Smithing Stone [7]
  18. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  19. Pass The Bridge Going To The Right And Then To The Far Left
  20. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  21. Nightmaiden & Swordstress Puppets Are In Sealed Room WIth Imp Seal Statue
  22. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  23. Cross The Bridge And Get The Great Ghost Glovewort At The Building On The Right
  24. Route On How To Obtain The Items

    When the Iron Ball rolls down the stairs and the Iron Ball in the building is defeated, a Larval tear will drop.

  25. Exit The Buildings And Go Up The Stairs
  26. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  27. Enter The Building Right After You Go Up
  28. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  29. Defeat The Silver Enemey And The Iron Ball, Then Proceed Outward From The Back Left
  30. Route On How To Obtain The Items

    When the Iron Ball is defeated, it will drop the Larval Tear.

  31. Go Down The Street To The Building To The Back
  32. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  33. Defeat The Enemey And Get The Moon of Nokstella From The Treasure Chest At The Back
  34. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  35. Return To The Site Of Grace And Continue Down The Road
  36. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  37. Go Under The Bridge To The Far Right
  38. Route On How To Obtain The Items
  39. Obtain The Stonesword Key From The Body At The Edge Of The Cliff
  40. Route On How To Obtain The Items

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