Figuring out how to get to the Gerudo Valley Skyview Tower in Zelda Tears of the Kingdom is a great way of learning many of the game's systems. In this guide, we go over the small quests you need to finish to fix the tower and why you should think about doing it early.
Skyview Towers act as waypoints in Zelda Tears of the Kingdom, opening up the map to see where your next objective lies. The Gerudo Valley tower is trickier than most others in the game, requiring you to complete some tasks beforehand.
How to get to the Gerudo Valley Skyview Tower in Zelda Tears of the Kingdom
You will spot an NPC once you get to the Gerudo Valley Skyview Tower. They're struggling to open the doors due to needing to be lifted up, but can't find a way to do so. Fortunately, you can use Links' new Ultrahand ability to attach metal boxes to the counterweight on the lift. This will bring the NPC to the top.
If it doesn't work on your first attempt fear not, because there are enough weights strewn around to create the counter-balance to fully pull it. You have now finished this quest, and the NPC will fix the tower for you. From there it's a reliable case of propelling yourself up the tower and scouting out this newly discovered region!
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The Gerudo Valley Skyview Tower is a good way of teaching players how the game's new Ultrahand ability can be used to solve environmental challenges. You will need to think around the game's puzzles using the tools available to you. Generally, if you don't have everything you need for a quest, you're only a bit of creativity away from figuring it out.
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