How to Unlock Sun and Rain Coordinate Field in Genshin Impact

Genshin ImpactThe Sumeru update added more areas for players to explore, but some of them are locked behind puzzles and quests, like the Coordinates of the Sun and Rain domain. Follow our Genshin Impact guide to breaking the seal and mastering the song of the lyre.

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The biggest hurdle for the sun and rain coordinate realm are the prerequisite quests. To get started, complete the following quests in order:

  1. Aranyaka: World Quest Part I”The world of Aranara
  2. World Quest Series”Varuna Gatha
  3. Aranyaka: World Quest Part II”The rhythm that nourishes growth

The starting locations for each quest are shown in the image above.

Split image showing a large tree in Apam Woods and its starred location

Location of a large tree in the woods of Apam
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After completing the quests, follow the steps below:

  1. Go back to the big tree in the Apam Woods and slide down the hole in the center.
  2. Activate it Dendro Pillarand follow the music track to sprouting branch.
  3. Play the Rhythm of the Sprout next to the Sprouting Branch to unlock a Dendrograna in good health.
  4. Interact with the healthy Dendrograna and hit the target above the Dendro Pillar with a charged attack to unseal the entrance to the domain.