Zelda Tears of the Kingdom: How To Leave Caves

If you're stuck inside a cave in Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom and can't find the exit, we got you. Here is how to get out easily.

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Leaving caves in Zelda Tears of the Kingdom | © EarlyGame/Nintendo

In Zelda Tears of the Kingdom, caves offer exciting opportunities for exploration and treasure hunting. But after wandering deeper and deeper into a cave, finding the original exit can sometimes be quite challenging. Here is how to leave caves in Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

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Leaving Caves In Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

To avoid getting lost in a cave, it is always helpful to remember the way you came in through. But even if that doesn't work, there are much easier ways to leave a cave in no time.

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Leave a cave by using Ascend | © EarlyGame/Nintendo


One thing that many Tears of the Kingdom players often forget is Link's new Ascend ability. This skill allows you to travel through ceilings and pop out the other side. Logically, you can also use Ascend to exit a cave.

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Zelda tears of the Kingdom fast travel | © EarlyGame/Nintendo

Fast Travel

If the ceiling of the cave is too high, sometimes you may not be able to use Ascend. But don't worry, the last resort in Zelda Tears of the Kingdom is still that you can simply teleport yourself to any shrine or Skyview tower, which serve as fast-travel points in TotK.

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