How To Complete Nachoyah Shrine In Zelda: Tears Of The Kingdom

Reverse the time on inanimate objects to complete Nachoyah Shrine.

After unlocking the Closed Door of the Temple of Time, you must explore the entire stone temple thoroughly till the point where you encounter Rauru once again, who then assigns you a task to find the fourth Nachoyah Shrine to unlock the door behind the Angel Statue in Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

This is part of the first quest, Find Princess Zelda, in the game. However, similar to the other three Shrines, the Nachoyah shrine requires you to solve a puzzle.

This is where our guide comes to your aid. Today, we will help you complete the Nachoyah shrine in Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Nachoyah Shrine location in Zelda: TotK

Nachoyah shrine is hidden behind a puzzle inside the Room of Awakening. Its exact coordinates are (0379, -1663, -2298).

1. Fast travel to the Room of Awakening once you have completed the other three shrines on Great Sky Island.

2. You will be granted the Recall ability that you can use to rewind machines or inanimate objects.

3. There is a platform to the left, right next to spinning gears with platforms. Use the Ascend ability to reach its top.

4. Once you reach the top of the platform, turn back and use the Recall ability on the spinning gears. This will make them rotate Counterclockwise.

5. Climb on the platforms attached to the gears and make your way to a small tunnel on the opposite end.

6. Cross the tunnel to locate Nachoyah Shrine in Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Nachoyah Shrine Walkthrough

The puzzle inside the Nachoyah shrine of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is known as The Ability to Rewind. The objective of this puzzle is to extensively use the Recall ability to rewind devices and objects, allowing you to move forward.

1. In the first area, use the Recall ability on the plank flowing down the stream. Climb on the plank to make your way across, as it moves backwards.

2. Jump on the platform and then ride the plank once more, which will take you up the waterfall.


If you miss the first plank, don’t worry, as a second one will appear soon.

3. Turn left to locate a massive gear. Use Recall to rotate it counterclockwise.

4. Climb the gear to reach the treasure chest on the platform above. Open the treasure chest to obtain 10x Arrows.

5. Drop down and use recall on the clock hand above the altar room’s door. Make sure both hands are stacked on each other when you rewind them.

6. This will open the path to the altar room. Interact with Rauru and Sonia’s statues to complete the puzzle and earn a Light of Blessing as a reward.

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