Video Guide


  • View location on the Breath of the Wild Interactive Map.
  • Given by Hestu on that road that leads north towards Kakariko Village.
  • Reward: Ability to expand inventory by trading in Korok Seeds.

While traveling north from the Dueling Peaks Stable, you will cross the Kakariko Bridge on the road to Kakariko Village. Right along the path you will find Hestu, an oversized Korok. Unfortunately, he has had his Maracas stolen from him by them Bokoblins nearby. He points you in the proper direct right up ahead and this triggers the start of the side quest.

Run over and defeat the group of Bokoblins found here to activate the treasure chest. Open it up to get the Maracas and then carry them back over to Hestu. Right away Hestu realizes that they are missing the Korok seeds inside and he is not able to dance. Given him a Korok Seed and you’ll have the option to upgrade your weapon slot, bow slot, or shield slot. Give Hestu some more Korok Seeds for a second upgrade and this will complete the Side Quest. At this point, Hestu will also relocate, appearing at Riverside Stable, the Wetland Stable, and the Woodland Stable as he makes his way north to the Korok Forest.