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Start pointQuest map icon
Ghosts Ahoy icon
Talk to Velorina in Port Phasmatys.
Member requirementP2P icon Members only
Official difficultyIntermediate Intermediate
Official lengthShort
RequirementsSkill requirements are not boostable unless marked with a [B] for boostable.
Quest Quests:
Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added.
Enemies to defeat

Ghostly Trouble

  • Speak to Velorina at Port Phasmatys, in the Northernmost building just east of the entrance. (Chat 11)
  • Talk to Necrovarus at the Ectofuntus just outside the town.
    • Obtain bucket of slime now for later in quest. Use trap door on west side of the Ectofuntus.
  • Speak to Velorina. (Chat 1)

Getting Help

  • On the east side of the slayer tower, speak to the Old Crone in her house.
  • Use your nettle tea on her cup, and add your bucket of milk to it.
  • Speak to the Old Crone again. (Chat 1)
  • Repair the model ship.

The Map

Items needed: Dyes, combat equipment
  • Go inside the ship wreck just north of the Allotment patches, east of the Canifis lodestone.
  • Climb the ladders to reach the top deck (there is a ladder on the outer cabin wall).
  • Wait for the "wind speed" to become "low", search the mast to determine the colours and their positions,(you need to search for 3 different results, take note if needed).
  • Dye the Model ship with the same colours and position as the mast.
  • Climb down and enter the captain's cabin.
  • Speak to the old man. (Chat 3)
  • Use the key on the chest and open it for a map scrap.
  • Go to the north-west part of the ship's deck and cross the gangplank to the rocks. Jump and cross the rocks until you find a chest, and open it for a map scrap.
  • Go back to the ship and Climb down to the lowest level of the ship, and open a chest in the eastern end of the ship. Kill the giant lobster and search the chest again.
  • Put the pieces together to get the map and go back to Port Phastmatys.

Dragontooth Island

Items needed: Spade
  • Speak to the ghost captain on the docks north east of the bank to get a ride to Dragontooth Island. (Chat 1)
  • Use "follow" option on the map, or walk the steps below. Start under the Saradomin Statue's extended arm (west-adjacent to the statue).
Book of haricanto location

The exact location of the book

    1. 6 South (Chat 33) then (Chat 32)
    2. 8 East (Chat 23) then (Chat 23)
    3. 2 North (Chat 12)
    4. 4 East (Chat 23)
    5. 22 South (Chat 34) then (Chat 34) then (Chat 32)
  • Dig at the final place you arrive at with a spade to receive Book of Haricanto.
  • Go back to Port Phasmatys with the ghost captain.


Items needed: Oak shieldbow
  • Speak to Ak-Haranu around the docks. (Chat 1)
  • Go to the inn and speak to Robin. (Chat 21)
  • Win 4 games of Rune-Draw against him to get a signed oak shield bow.
  • Speak to Ak-Haranu to get the Translation manual.


Items needed: Bucket of slime
  • Ask the Ghost Innkeeper for a job to get a Bed sheet. (Chat 41)
    • Don't give it to Robin like he asks.
  • Use your Bucket of slime on the bedsheet or dip it into the pool of slime. Charter ships do not allow the bedsheet covered in slime onto the ships.
  • Speak to Gravingas west of the inn to get a Petition form. (Chat 1)
    • Put on your Bedsheet.
    • Ask the townspeople for signatures.
    • You can get multiple signatures from the same ghost if you ask another ghost first.
    • Get 10 signatures.
    • some will resist or ask for Ecto-tokens just ask others.
  • Speak to Gravingas.
  • Speak to Necrovarus at the Ectofuntus. Pick up the bone key he drops.
  • Head upstairs, and use the key on the locked door.
  • Open and search the coffin for Necrovarus' mystical robes.

Finishing up/ Persuasion Techniques

  • Return to the Old Crone in her shack (east of the Slayer Tower).
  • Equip the enchanted ghostspeak amulet and speak to Necrovarus. (Chat 1)
  • Speak to Velorina.
  • Quest complete!


Ghosts Ahoy reward
Music unlocked
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