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This is the quick guide for The Tourist Trap.
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Start pointQuest map icon
The Tourist Trap icon
Speak to Irena, the woman crying at the Shantay Pass, south of Al Kharid.
Member requirementP2P icon Members only
Official difficultyIntermediate Intermediate
Official lengthMedium to Long
RequirementsSkill requirements are not boostable unless marked with a [B] for boostable.
  • 20 Smithing Smithing
  • The ability to defeat a level 15 enemy
Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added. All items can be purchased at Shanty Pass
Enemies to defeat

Getting started

  • Begin the quest by talking to Irena (south of Shantay Pass). (Chat 1131)
  • From the Shantay Pass, run slightly south-west to the gate of the Desert Mining Camp.
  • Speak to one of the mercenaries and offer them five gold coins. (Chat 311)
  • Search the gate.
  • Use the "Watch" option on the Mercenary Captain (the one with the all-grey shield), then talk to him to obtain a metal key. (Chat 12221)
  • Before proceeding, remove any wielded weapons and/or armour and keep them unequipped for the remainder of the quest.

Entering the mine

  • Open the gate to enter the mine.
  • Once inside, enter the white building and search the table for a cell door key.
  • Go east to the mine door entrance and talk to one of the male slaves near the door. (Chat 1211111)
    • If a guard catches you unlocking the slave's chains and you end up in the cell, open the prison door to exit and talk to the slave to try again.
  • While wearing the slave robes, open the mine door entrance. Make sure to keep the robes equipped for the remainder of the quest.
  • Upon entering, head north and follow the cave around until you come to a guarded cave entrance.
Bedabin Camp map

Bedabin Camp map

  • Attempt to walk through the mine cave.
  • Right-click and talk to one of the guards. (Chat 222)
  • Head back to the mine doors and exit.
  • Leave the Desert Mining Camp and run west to the Bedabin Camp.
  • Talk to Al Shabim in the southernmost tent to receive the Bedabin key. (Chat 11)

The plans

  • Run east back to the Desert Mining Camp and climb the ladder in the white building.
  • On the western wall search the southernmost bookcase.
  • Talk to Captain Siad and ask him if you can chat with him, then mention the sailing book. (Chat 1531)
  • Open the chest beside the table to get the plans.
  • Go back to the Bedabin Camp and show Al Shabim the plans. (Chat 11)
  • Enter the tent to the north.
  • Use a bronze bar on the anvil and answer the prompt (Chat 1) to create a prototype dart tip.
  • Use a feather on the dart tip to make a prototype dart.
  • Take this back to Al Shabim. He will take the prototype dart, technical plans, and Bedabin key in exchange for a bronze dart and Tenti pineapple.

Finding Ana

Tourist Trap - Mine Cart

Enjoy the ride!

  • Head back down into the mine and give the pineapple to one of the guards.
  • Walk through the mine cave and run east to the mine cart.
  • Search one of the empty barrels nearby and answer the prompt (Chat 1) to take it.
  • Right-click and search the cart to ride it to the other side, answering the prompt to confirm. (Chat 1)
  • Go down the north-western passageway containing a large number of slaves at the end and you will find Ana.
  • Use the barrel in your inventory on Ana to squeeze her inside it, and head back to the mine cart.

Rescuing Ana

  • Use Ana on the mine cart first, then ride it yourself when it comes back. (Chat 1)
  • Search the barrels around the cart and retrieve the one that has Ana in it.
  • Use the winch bucket north-west of the cart to put the barrel on it.
  • Accept the guard's offer for help and give him a compliment. (Chat 11)
  • Head back to the surface and go to the winch bucket in the south-western corner of the camp.
  • Operate it and then search the barrels adjacent to it.
Crane operate

"Whoa heavy load!"

  • Search the wooden cart at the centre of the camp, then use Ana on the cart.
  • Talk to the Mine cart driver. (Chat 22133312)
  • Search the cart and answer the prompt (Chat 1) to get on.
  • Run north-east towards the Shantay Pass and talk to Irena.
  • Congratulations, quest complete!


The Tourist Trap reward
Music unlocked
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