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This page is a finding aid which lists all main quests in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt first by chapter, and then in the order in which they normally are started within the chapter but can be sorted alphabetically for searching. Each quest will only appear in the chapter where it starts, even if the quest persists through more than one chapter. To see a quest walkthrough, click on the quest name.

For more information on the various quests in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, see the following:


Quest Level Location
Kaer Morhen - Kaer Morhen
Lilac and Gooseberries - White Orchard
The Beast of White Orchard 3 White Orchard
The Incident at White Orchard 2 White Orchard
Imperial Audience 2 Vizima

Act I[]

Main quests within Act I can generally be completed in any order you like. For example, you can finish some (or all) of the Main Quests in Novigrad, then sail to Skellige, and then return to Velen. The way the quests are presented in this guide (Velen, then Novigrad, then Skellige) represent the optimal paths.

In Ciri's Footsteps - Velen[]

Quest Level Location
The Nilfgaardian Connection 5 Velen
Bloody Baron 6 Crow's Perch
Ciri's Story: The King of the Wolves 5 Lindenvale
Family Matters 6 Crow's Perch
A Princess in Distress 5 Blackbough
Ciri's Story: The Race 5 Velen
Ciri's Story: Out of the Shadows 5 Abandoned Tower
Hunting a Witch 5 Midcopse
Wandering in the Dark 6 Byways
Ladies of the Wood 6 Crookback Bog
The Whispering Hillock 5 Ancient Oak
Ciri's Story: Fleeing the Bog 5 Crookback Bog

In Ciri's Footsteps - Novigrad[]

Quest Level Location
Pyres of Novigrad 10 Novigrad
Novigrad Dreaming 7 Novigrad
Broken Flowers 11 Novigrad
Get Junior 12 Novigrad
Ciri's Story: Visiting Junior 9 Novigrad
Count Reuven's Treasure 12 Novigrad
A Favor for Radovid 9 Oxenfurt Harbor
The Play's the Thing 11 Novigrad
A Poet Under Pressure 13 Novigrad
Ciri's Story: Breakneck Speed 11 Novigrad

In Ciri's Footsteps - Skellige[]

Quest Level Location
Destination: Skellige 16 Novigrad
The King is Dead – Long Live the King 16 Kaer Trolde
Echoes of the Past 17 Ard Skellig
Missing Persons 15 Lofoten
Nameless 14 Freya's Garden
The Calm Before the Storm 14 Lofoten
A Mysterious Passenger - Larvik

Act II[]

Uma's Curse[]

Quest Level Location
Ugly Baby 19 Velen
Disturbance - Kaer Morhen
To Bait a Forktail... 19 Kaer Morhen
The Final Trial 19 Kaer Morhen
No Place Like Home 19 Kaer Morhen
Va Fail, Elaine 19 Kaer Morhen
Brothers In Arms: Velen 22 Velen
Brothers In Arms: Novigrad 22 Novigrad
Brothers In Arms: Skellige 22 Skellige
Brothers In Arms: Nilfgaard 22 Royal Palace
The Isle of Mists 22 Skellige
The Battle of Kaer Morhen 24 Kaer Morhen
Blood on the Battlefield 20 Kaer Morhen

Act III[]

Wild Hunt[]

Quest Level Location
Bald Mountain 26 Bald Mountain
Final Preparations - Novigrad
Blindingly Obvious 28 Novigrad
The Great Escape 28 Novigrad
Payback 28 Novigrad
Through Time and Space 26 Novigrad
Battle Preparations 28 Novigrad
The Sunstone 28 Skellige
Veni Vidi Vigo 28 Skellige
Child of the Elder Blood 31 Skellige
Skjall's Grave 28 Hindarsfjall
On Thin Ice 30 Undvik
Tedd Deireadh, The Final Age 30 Undvik
Something Ends, Something Begins 30 White Orchard or Velen