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Perilous Archaeology
Perilous archaeology.png
Quest Type Side
Starting Location Sillaro River
Starting NPC Distressed Archaeologist and Assistant
Requirements Surfboard
Reward ?

Perilous Archaeology is a side-quest started after fighting the Distressed Archaeologist and Assistant on the eastern side of Sillaro River connected to the bottom floor of the Windward Fort. The task is to defeat all Belsoto thugs in the river around Windward Fort. The side-quest can only be started after defeating Lady Lottie for the first time. Completing the quest will award 30 Tiny Crystal.


1. Fight the Distressed Archaeologist and Assistant in the eastern side of Sillaro River.
2. Travel to the west, around Windward Fort, to find the Belsoto thugs.
3. Defeat all Belsoto members.
4. Return to the archaeologists.
5. Side-quest complete!

Enemies to defeat[]

Tamers Temtem Location Reward
Belsoto Grunt and Another Belsoto Grunt Ganki.png Lvl. 20 Sparzy.png Lvl. 20 189 Pansuns.png
Belsoto Grunt and Disgruntled Grunt Piraniant.png Lvl. 17 Saipat.png Lvl. 17 Paharac.png Lvl. 15 Tuwai.png Lvl. 15 329 Pansuns.png
Belsoto Recruiter and Deluded Archaeologist Skunch.png Lvl. 18 Barnshe.png Lvl. 21 Kalabyss.png Lvl. 16 252 Pansuns.png
Belsoto Pawn and Belsoto Workman Loali.png Lvl. 21 Ganki.png Lvl. 19 232 Pansuns.png


  • The Coward's Cloak can be found in an item box after defeating all Belsoto members.