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In this OSRS X Marks The Spot Guide, we’ll go through all the steps to complete the quest.

Just like all our Quest Guides, this guide is F2P, P2P, and Ironman-friendly.

This guide is a part of our OSRS Optimal Quest Guide.

X Marks The Spot Info

X Marks the Spot is a super short quest in which Veos takes you through a treasure hunt and you have to dig in 4 different locations around Lumbridge and Draynor Village. This quest is an introduction to the Great Kourend. A new P2P area, which is accessible by asking Veos to take you to Port Piscarilius.

Quest Requirements

skill requirements Skill Requirements

There are no skill requirements.

quest requirements Quest Requirements

There are no quest requirements.

item requirements Item Requirements

A spade (buy from Lumbridge general store)



  • Teleport to Draynor Village
    • Glory teleport to Draynor Village
    • Necklace of Passage to the Wizards Tower

OSRSGuide Recommendation:

Use the Quest Helper Plugin for Runelite.

The Quest Helper Plugin makes Questing TONS easier.

  • Helps keep track of the item requirements and whether you have them on you or not
  • Displays a quest guide in the sidebar
  • Highlights NPCs you need to talk to
  • Knows which dialogue you need to use during the quest
  • Shows the next location in the quest on your map

If you want to install it, you can install the Quest Helper directly from your Plugin Hub on Runelite.

install the quest helper plugin for runelite from the runelite plugin hub

X Marks The Spot Guide

1. First Dig Location
2. second Dig Location
3. Third Dig Location
4. Fourth Dig Location
5. Finish the Quest

Speak with Veos in the Lumbridge Pub to Start the Quest

location osrsYou can use the home teleport in your magic menu. This teleport is available every 30 minutes.

Navigate to the Sheared Ram Pub in Lumbridge. The pub is located North of the Lumbridge castle, in between the general store and the bridge.

x marks the spot quest start location

Speak with Veos and ask him if you can help to start the quest. He will give you a Treasure Scroll.

speak with veos to start the x marks the spot quest
Dialogue: 1 -1

1. First dig location

Don’t forget your spade, you will need it to dig up the treasure scrolls.

The first dig location is located just outside of the house attached to Bob’s Axe Shop.

1st dig location for x marks the spot

Stand in this exact spot in front of the window, and dig with your spade. You’ll receive another clue scroll.

1st dig location for x marks the spot

2. Second dig location

The second dig location for X Marks the Spot is located just outside of the kitchen of Lumbridge Castle.

2nd dig location for x marks the spot

Stand on this exact tile and dig to receive the mysterious orb.

2nd dig location for x marks the spot

3. Third dig location

location osrsTeleport to Draynor Village using an amulet of Glory or Necklace of Passage. F2P players will have to walk here from Lumbridge.

The third location is in Draynor Village.

3rd dig location for x marks the spot

Stand on this exact tile, 4 tiles away from the bush, and dig to receive the next clue scroll.

3rd dig location for x marks the spot

4. fourth dig location

The next dig location is also in Draynor Village. Look for the pig pen just north of the market.

Stand on this exact tile (the first tile on the right) and dig to receive an Ancient Casket.

4th dig location for x marks the spot

5. Bring the Ancient Casket to Port Sarim

From draynor, walk towards Port Sarim. On the docks, you will find Veos.

location of veos in port sarim osrs

Speak with Veos and give him the Ancient Casket to complete the quest.

give veos the ancient casket to complete the x marks the spot quest

Quests Rewards

Congratulations. You’ve finished the X Marks the Spot quest. The rewards are the following:

x marks the spot quest rewards
  • 1 Quest Point
  • An Antique Lamp (300 experience)
  • 200 GP
  • Beginner Clue Scroll

X Marks the spot Quick Guide

If you prefer to follow along with a video, check out Slayermusiq’s Quest Guide on X Marks the Spot.

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