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Cenote - Mission Walkthrough & Challenges
Check out the story mission, challenge guide and tips, tomb location, and collectibles available in Cenote in this walkthrough. Story Progression & Walkthrough
Challenge / Tomb / Crypt - Guides
Eye Of The Serpent Walkthrough Find the Inner Stronghold
No. Procedure 1 Jump across & use your grapple axe on the wall to rappel down into the fire-lit room 2 Jump up on a ledge & walk across a thin plank 3 Jump to hang onto a ledge, wait for enemies to walk into hallway 4 Move along wall & climb up to find The Mountain Temple base camp 5 Wall scramble, jump across the platform, & zip line down 6 Proceed to find one Mayan enemy 7 Crawl through a small hole into a room with three Mayan enemies 8 Walk forward into a narrow opening to find a wall mural 9 Turn right through the hallway into an open courtyard Craft Smoke Grenades To Distract Enemies
Jars will be available in this room for you to craft smoke grenades with. Throw them onto enemies to eliminate them & distract others surrounding them.
Open the Great Gate
No. Procedure 1 Find eight Mayan enemies patrolling the open courtyard 2 Explode bombs, use stealth kills, & ambush enemies to eliminate them 3 Climb up the stairs towards the golden gate 4 Wall scramble up the wooden planks on right side of the gate to open it Cover Yourself In Mud For Camouflage
Cover yourself in mud to make it hard for enemies to spot you & will help you make stealth kills.
Shoot Drums To Explode
Shoot red drums in the area while enemies are near it to cause explosions & eliminate them.
Find the Silver Box of Ix Chel
No. Procedure 1 Proceed into the temple and go through the narrow opening into a jungle path 2 Grapple onto rock walls, jump & hang on ledges, rappel & swing grapple until you reach a cove entrance 3 Rappel down & jump into the water 4 Swim through a narrow opening into the next area 5 Zip line down to find the Cenote Vista base camp 6 Go into the room and wall scramble on the left side to find a path & reach a cliff overlooking water Dive Into Cenote
No. Procedure 1 Jump into the water Find the Silver Box of Ix Chel
No. Procedure 1 Swim around & locate a waterlogged entrance 2 Dive down & swim through the underwater path until you reach dry ground 3 Find the trap trigger, cut the rope to activate it & crawl under the trap 4 Jump, scramble up walls, use your grapple axe, rappel down, & swing across to make your way through the rocky area to the hanging body 5 Cut down the rope hanging the dead body to retrieve the shotgun, Cenote Temple Ruins base camp is here 6 Use the shotgun to break the wooden barrier 7 Sneak through the wood-enforced tunnel Survive the Ambush
No. Procedure 1 Use your shotgun to survive the creature ambush 2 Climb up to the path where the monsters came from Get Close To Enemies To Eliminate Them In 1 Shot
Getting close enough to the enemies, you can take them down with 1 shot when using the shotgun.
Eliminate Enemies With Bows First
Shoot down the enemies with bows & arrows when they appear. If you take too long, other melee enemies will attack you & you can get overpowered by their combined amount of damage.
Set Enemies On Fire By Shooting Green Pots
When an enemy is near a glowing green pot, shoot the pot next to them to cause a small explosion & set them on fire. This can eliminate them & also damage other enemies around them.
Find Shotgun Shells On The Ground
Shotgun shells can be gathered around this room. Pick them up to reload your shotgun if you're running out of ammo.
Find the Silver Box of Ix Chel
No. Procedure 1 Walk then swim through the path to go into a big cave with a mechanism 2 Tether the two gears together 3 Use your pickaxe to break the rubble blocking the gear 4 Turn the crank to open the underwater passageway 5 Swim through the passageway until you find another entrance 6 Use your knife to deactivate the trap located here 7 There is one monster located in this area 8 Jump, wall grapple, & rappel down until you reach a room with the Mayan door Open the Gate
No. Procedure 1 Go through the fire-lit room to find the crank 2 Tether the middle snake spigot to the crank to create a pathway you can climb 3 Use your pickaxe to destroy the debris blocking the top snake spigot 4 Tether the spigots & spin the crank to move the water flow & get the wheel to start & open the first gate Open the Second Gate
No. Procedure 1 Locate the second crank & tether the top spigot to let the water flow through it 2 Jump into the water & remove the debris blocking the bottom spigot with your pickaxe 3 Tether the bottom spigot & turn it so the water flows into the basin Empty Handed Walkthrough Escape the Cenote
No. Procedure 1 Quickly run, jump & wall scramble through an upward path to make it to safety Return to Paititi
No. Procedure 1 Swim downwards through the route until you reach a cave 2 Jump & grapple axe through the area and pass through a narrow path to get to a camp & retrieve overhang gear 3 You can now use the overhang gear Rebellion Lives Walkthrough Return to Paititi
No. Procedure 1 Use your overhang gear & make lateral jumps to climb & get across the rocks & cliff area 2 Crawl through a small opening into a cave 3 Jump into the water and break the wooden blockage using your pickaxe 4 Swim through the passageway, hide from piranhas using underwater bushes 5 Continue swimming forward until you can crawl through a narrow crevice & into The Hidden City Check Out the Hidden City (2nd) Mission Guide Cenote - Challenge & Side Mission Guides Sunken Treasure Challenge Guide
Objective Find the 5 Sunken Treasure Reward 100XP
The treasures are easy to find underwater as they're big and can be easily seen with the Survival Instinct. You may need to dive down a bit to find one of them but most are just on the surface
Treasure Locations Respected Challenge Guide
Objective Destroy 5 Effigies Reward 100XP
The effigies are easy to miss in Cenote since it is one of the more combat focused areas in the game. It is recommended you do this challenge after finishing the main story so no one will bother you as you tear down the effigies.
Effigy Locations After diving into the big pool, head on to the left facing the stone doorway. The effigy is beside some trees. An effigy is right next to the Cenote Temple Runis Base Camp From where the ambush happened, go up the ledge and move forward. The effigy will be right before you have to go on the water. There's another one beside the Cenote Tomb Base Camp The last one is at the room in front of the giant double gates Cenote - Tomb Locations San Cordaba Location
Reward "Caiman's Breath II" (Skill) Check Out the San Cordaba Guide! Cenote - Crypt Walkthrough
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