Zelda BOTW: All Side Quests For Breath Of The Wild

Bored of freeing the Divine Beasts? Here are some side quests that you can do in between in Zelda BOTW.

There is no shortage of Side Quests in Zelda BOTW. Considering Breath of the Wild is an open-world game, it only makes sense that the game would give you more things to do after you beat it. Just completing all 120 Shrines and the DLC can take you several hours. And if that isn’t enough then you can always help around the local NPCs. From taming wild horses to cooking hidden recipes, there are a ton of things that you can do in this game. So below is the complete list of all 76 Side missions that you can do in Zelda Breath of the Wild (BOTW) and the locations where you can find them.

Where to Find All Side Quests in Zelda BOTW?

Zelda Breath of the Wild BOTW All Side Missions List

Below are all the Side quests that you can find in the different regions of the game. While you can do most of them in any order, there are a few that will need you to have a completed or unlock other side or main quests, or encounter certain NPCs as a prerequisite. We have listed them accordingly, but to have access to most quests, try finding Impa first and getting the “Free the Divine Beasts” quest from her. This way you can also track individual Divine beasts when closer to them:

Dueling Peaks

  • The Priceless Maracas
  • Misko, the Great Bandit
  • By Firefly’s Light – Complete Flown the Coop & Find the Fairy Fountain quests.
  • Wild Horses
  • Playtime with Cottla
  • Arrows of Burning Heat – Complete Seek Out Impa.
  • Flown the Coop
  • Koko’s Side Questline: Do the below side quests in order
    1. Koko’s Kitchen
    2. Cooking with Koko
    3. Koko Cuisine
    4. Koko’s Specialty


  • The Royal Guard’s Gear
  • A Royal Recipe
  • A Rare Find
  • The Royal White Stallion
  • My Hero


  • Riverbed Reward
  • For the below quests you should start the Divine Beast Vah Ruta first:
    • Lynel Safari – Needs Locked Mementos quest.
    • Special Delivery
    • A Wife Washed Away
    • Frog Catching
    • Diving is Beauty!
    • The Giant of Ralis Pond
    • Luminous Stone Gathering
    • Zora Stone Monuments


  • Hylian Homeowner
  • The Weapon Connoisseur
  • Robbie’s Research – Needs Locked Mementos quest.
  • The Hero’s Cache
  • Sunshroom Sensing – You need Sheikah Sensor + and Locked Mementos quest.
  • A Gift for My Beloved
  • From the Ground Up – You need Hylian Homeowner for this mission.
  • The Sheep Rustlers
  • Slated for Upgrades – Needs Locked Mementos quest.
  • The Statue’s Bargain


  • The Road to Respect
  • Death Mountain’s Secret
  • Fireproof Lizard Roundup
  • The Jewel Trade – Start the Divine Beast Vah Rudania quest.


  • The Apple of My Eye
  • Curry for What Ails You
  • The Spark of Romance
  • Start the Divine Beast Vah Medoh quest for these side missions:
    • Face the Frost Talus
    • Find Kheel


  • A Gift for the Great Fairy


  • Missing in Action
  • Good-Sized Horse
  • An Ice Guy
  • Rushroom Rush!
  • For the below quests, you need the Forbidden City Entry and must enter the Gerudo Town.
    • Tools of the Trade
    • Medicinal Molduga
    • The Secret Club’s Secret
    • The Forgotten Sword – Complete The Eighth Heroine quest.
    • The Eighth Heroine – Needs Locked Mementos quest.
    • The Thunder Helm
    • The Search for Barta – You need The Thunder Helm for it.
    • The Mystery Polluter – You need The Thunder Helm for it.


  • Stalhorse: Pictured! – Needs Locked Mementos quest.


  • The Horseback Hoodlums
  • Hunt for the Giant Horse


  • Balloon Flight
  • Leviathan Bones – Needs Locked Mementos quest.
  • For the following quests start The Hero’s Sword Main first:
    • The Korok Trials
    • A Freezing Rod
    • Riddles of Hyrule
    • Legendary Rabbit Trial – Needs Locked Mementos quest & The Priceless Maracas.
    • A Gift from the Monks – Complete all 120 Shrines.


  • Thunder Magnet
  • A Gift of Nightshade
  • Sunken Treasure
  • Take Back the Sea
  • What’s for Dinner?


  • Little Sister’s Big Request
  • A Shady Customer – Needs Locked Mementos quest.
  • Complete From the Ground Up in Hateno for these quests:
    • A Parent’s Love
    • Hobbies of the Rich

BOTW DLC Side Quests

  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gear

That covers all the side quests that you can do in Zelda BOTW. While you do these quests be sure to check out the best horses and their locations. This will help you get to these side missions faster.