Genshin Impact The Tree Who Stands Alone quest guide for free Primogems

Aakrit Sharma
Genshin Impact tree with Xianling and Primogems

Completing World Quests like The Tree Who Stands Alone can grant Primogems to Genshin Impact players. Here’s a guide to completing The Tree Who Stands Alone World Quest.

Quests are a major highlight of Genshin Impact for several reasons. While some players take them up to unearth the lore’s deepest secrets, others are eager to get free rewards like Primogems and Hero’s Wit.

A quest that you can complete after reaching Liyue is The Tree Who Stands Alone. It revolves around a buried treasure in the region and the Traveler collects it after talking to a ghost named Yuan Hong.

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Here’s how you can complete The Tree Who Stands Alone in Genshin Impact.

Noelle interacting with Yuan Hong

How to start The Tree Who Stands Alone in Genshin Impact

You can initiate The Tree Who Stands Alone quest in Genshin Impact by interacting with Yuan Hong in Liyue’s Mingyun Village. A World Quest icon (exclamation mark) appears on the map when you go near the NPC and his exact location has been marked in the image below.

Yuan Hong spawns near the Statue of the Seven in Mingyun Village. You can also use the nearby domain to teleport near him.

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Yuan Hong's location in Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact The Tree Who Stands Alone quest guide

The Tree Who Stands Alone has several parts, and we’ll help you get through every part separately:

Look around Mingyun Village

After talking to Yuan Hong, go to the house to the west and you’ll find Lost Notes there. Interact with them to unlock the next part of the quest.

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Look for a will (4)

This part of The Tree Who Stands Alone requires you to find four wills that are scattered across Mingyun village.

The four wills can be found in the game at these locations:

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  1. Inside a hidden mine. Blow up the barrel to remove the stones in front of the entrance. As soon as you enter the mine, the will should be on the right, and interacting with it will spawn Yuan Cheng.
  2. Enter the mine in the marked region. Follow the tracks and head to the right. The second will should be near an abandoned cart. Yuan Hong appears when you investigate it.
  3. Enter the mine and you’ll find a cooking place. Enter the underground pool to the stove’s left and swim to the right. You’ll find the third will and an Exquisite chest there. Yuan Liang will spawn upon investigating it.
  4. The fourth will is yet again inside the mine in the marked region. Just enter it and the will should be on the left, in front of a coal bag.

The locations of these wills have been marked in the image below. They’ve been labeled according to the list above:

Locations of four wills for The Tree Who Stands Alone quest

Find the treasure

This part of The Tree Who Stands Alone requires you to literally find a tree that stands alone. In the marked region, look for a massive tree with reddish pink leaves.

As soon as you go near the tree, a bunch of Treasure Hoarders should spawn. You must defeat them to progress, so make sure to equip your party with the best characters.

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The Tree Who Stands Alone in Genshin Impact

Collect the treasure

After defeating the Treasure Hoarders, the last step is to collect the treasure buried under the tree that stands alone. With this, all the ghosts will appear and the quest will be over.

Rewards for completing The Tree Who Stands Alone in Genshin Impact

You’ll get the following rewards for completing The Tree Who Stands Alone quest in Genshin Impact:

  • Precious Chest
  • One Liyue Shrine of Depths key
  • 50 Primogems
  • Adventure XP
  • Achievement named Trees Should Blend Their Roots and Shade that gives 5 Primogems.
The Tree Who Stands Alone quest cutscene

The amount of Primogems you can get from The Tree Who Stands Alone is what makes this quest so desirable in Genshin Impact. For more, check out our guides on how to get more Primogems and wishes, how to reroll, and who is the Unknown God.

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About The Author

Aakrit is a games writer with over 2000 published articles for EssentiallySports, Sportskeeda, FortniteINTEL, and CharlieINTEL. Currently, he writes guides on Minecraft, Roblox, Pokemon games, Genshin Impact, and Brawlhalla. Aakrit loves playing shooter games and in his free time, you can find him queued up in Valorant, Fortnite, Apex Legends, or Halo Infinite. You can contact Aakrit at [email protected].