The Water of Life is a Side Quest in Final Fantasy 16's DLC expansion, The Rising Tide. It first appears after you finish The Rising Tide's main quest. As part of our Final Fantasy 16 guide, we're going to explain everything you need to know about The Water of Life.

The Water of Life: Overview

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The Water of Life is a Side Quest you can pick up in Haven during the DLC quest, The Rising Tide. — Image: Push Square
Type Description
Side Quest

Every Mote of Water is welcomed into the family by the Rite of Immersion, and Shula is insistent that Waljas should be no exception. As she must play the part of mother, she asks that Clive serve as witness for the ceremony in her stead.

The Water of Life: Walkthrough

The Water of Life begins when you speak to Shula. She'll ask you to be the witness to Waljas' rite of immersion.

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Head to the witanhall. On approach, a cutscene will begin. Afterwards, you're tasked with fetching water from three different locations.

Fast travel to Maiden's March. As you approach the marked location, you'll need to fight a coeurl to rescue some folks. After the battle, go to the marked spot to gather the holy water.

Next, fast travel to Riversmeet, and go to the marked location to collect the second holy water. After the cutscene, fast travel to Tailwind Bay and go south to the next marked location.

You'll come to a gate — inspect it and you'll be able to pass through to the next area. Follow the path and descend the ladder, then get the water.

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Go back to Haven and speak to Famiel. After the cutscene, the quest is over.

Objective Log

  • Make for the witanhall
  • Collect holy water from Maiden's March
  • Collect holy water from Riversmeet
  • Collect holy water from Tailwind Bay
  • Report back to Famiel in Haven

The Water of Life: Rewards

  • 1x First Rain Talisman
  • 9,600 EXP
  • 10,000 gil

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