Discovering Baldur’s Gate 3 Underdark entrances is likely one of the game’s many challenges in case you’ve acquired a hankering to discover the darkish and lethal subterranean realm. The Underdark is full of all method of monstrosities, from Bulette tunnelling round making an attempt to eat you, to these Hook Horrors that look a bit like these evil birds from The Darkish Crystal. There’s additionally an entire heap of treasure to assert in case you’re courageous sufficient to go searching for it.

You may get to the Underdark inadvisably near the beginning of the game, and in case you choose up the Sussur Bark weapon quest, you may most likely need to take a fast journey down there. Both means, listed here are the completely different Underdark entrances I presently learn about in Act 1, where to search out every of them so as of difficulty, and what hoops you may have to leap by means of to truly unlock these gateways to the abyss.

The Whispering Depths – Blighted Village

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Baldur's Gate 3 Necromancy of Thay - Blighted Village well

You may enter the Whispering Depths by means of the Blighted Village effectively (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Sussur Bark location - Gale jumps down a hole

Use Feather Fall and bounce down the opening on the centre of the Part Spider nest (Picture credit score: Larian)

The primary entrance to the Underdark is positioned within the Whispering Depths beneath the Blighted Village to the west of Silvanus’ Grove. You are more likely to discover this space as a part of the Necromancy of Thay quest, and you’ll find your means down by means of the effectively within the village centre. Both combat the Part Spiders or sneak by means of into their principal nest and you will find an enormous gap surrounded by webs with the Part Mom Matriarch patrolling. 

To make use of this entrance, you may have to cast Feather Fall and bounce into the large gap. It will set off a cutscene of you drifting down into the Underdark. A phrase of recommendation: ensure that everyone seems to be within the spell’s AoE while you cast Feather Fall. Except, that’s, you need to be awkwardly greeted by the corpses of your occasion, who arrived a lot quicker, on the backside. Additionally, be careful for the minotaurs that hang around near where you land.

The Defiled Temple – Shattered Sanctum

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Baldur's Gate 3 Defiled Temple puzzle

You may have to resolve the moon dial puzzle within the Defiled Temple (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Defiled Temple puzzle solution

The right sample to open the door (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - The Defiled Temple

The door opens to a ladder main all the way down to the Selunite Outpost (Picture credit score: Larian)

To get into the Underdark this manner, there are a few obstacles you may have to beat, specifically, a horde of goblins, and a puzzle with some dials. Whether or not you slaughter them or persuade them you are a pal, you may enter the Defiled Temple by means of the west facet of the Shattered Sanctum within the Goblin Camp, by means of the locked door within the goblin priestess’s room. After you’ve got snuck previous her bodyguard ogre, you may discover the Defiled Temple puzzle, the answer to which is linked simply there. As soon as you’ve got spun the dials into the proper place, a doorway will open on the far finish of the temple, and you will find a ladder main down into the Underdark and the Selunite Outpost.

Zhentarim Hideout – Waukeen’s Relaxation

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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - Zhentarim Hideout

You may discover the doorway to Zhentarim Hideout in a small constructing behind Waukeen’s Relaxation (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - Convincing the guard

Use Detect Ideas on the guard to get the password (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - Zhentarim hideout illusory door location

Head to the far north facet of the hideout after you’ve got satisfied Zarys to allow you to in (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances -  Illusory wall

The illusory wall is simply behind a few wolves (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - Repairing the elevator

Use a lockpick to restore the elevator winch and take it down into the Underdark (Picture credit score: Larian)

This Underdark entrance is much more elaborate than the primary two and requires a good few steps to entry. Earlier than you strive it, be sure to have entry to the Detect Ideas spell. First off, you may need to head to the Risen Street to the north of the Blighted Village after which journey northwest up the highway till you discover a burning home known as Waukeen’s Relaxation. As an alternative of serving to the troopers bashing on the principle door, head left by means of the hole between the homes to discover a small constructing with a door blocked by crates.

Move the crates and head inside. You may be met by a nervous fella known as Salazon wielding a fireball able to blow you up with some explosive barrels—that is where you use Detect Ideas to find the password. For those who succeed, he’ll offer you a key and let you know to move down into the basement and use it to unlock a secret stairway behind the wardrobe. Nonetheless with me? This tunnel results in the Zhentarim Hideout where a band of black market merchants and smugglers make their residence. 

To progress by means of right here, you may should both combat all of them, or persuade Zarys that you just’re there for enterprise utilizing Persuasion, Detect Ideas, or Intimidation. Doing so disarms the traps and permits you in. You may need to go to the northwesternmost level of the cave where you may discover a few wolves chilling in entrance of an illusory wall. Behind that is an elevator; use a lockpick on the winch and also you’re able to journey that unhealthy boy all the best way all the way down to the Underdark. It’s going to additionally give some extent of Inspiration if in case you have the Guild Artisan background.

Riverside Teahouse – Sunlit Wetlands

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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - Illusory fireplace wall

Stroll by means of the hearth within the Riverside Teahouse (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - Ladder

After you bounce by means of the waterfall, climb down the ladder, and head north utilizing the platform (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - wooden door

Bounce as much as discover the picket face wall and use the Whispering Masks to get by means of (Picture credit score: Larian)
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Baldur's Gate 3 Underdark entrances - mushroom circle

Use the Mushroom Circle inside to teleport to the Underdark (Picture credit score: Larian)

The ultimate and by far most elaborate means into the Underdark is thru the caves beneath the Riverside Teahouse within the west of the Sunlit Wetlands, to the south of the Blighted Village. To do that, you may should do 90% of the Save Mayrina quest, however here is the gist of discovering this entrance:

  • Flip off the hearth within the Riverside Teahouse and sneak by means of the illusory wall behind it.
  • Head down the steps and seize a Whispering Masks from the desk within the Overgrown Tunnel’s first room.
  • Use Safety from Evil and Good—until you need the masks possessing you—then placed on the masks and cross by means of the illusory picket wall with the face. Remember to take the masks off earlier than the spell runs out.
  • Sneak by or combat the hag’s thralls within the subsequent room—non-lethally if you wish to save them—then bounce by means of the waterfall.
  • Climb down the ladder, however as a substitute of constant additional down, head north alongside the ledge to search out one other picket wall with a face you may bounce as much as.
  • Cast Safety from Evil and Good once more, placed on the masks, and head by means of the illusory wall to discover a secret room with a circle of mushrooms.

Activating this circle will teleport you down into the Underdark, although remember you may should cross by means of one other illusory wall on the backside, although it is only a common one this time.