Location of legendary chests in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey are very important because they contain a set of Legendary gear called the Pilgrim’s Set and a Legendary bow and weapon. There are many chests in the game and some of them contain loot that is of epic quality, but there are only 17 legendary chests. It took a long time for us to find just a few because they do not appear in what seem to be very important places in the game world. You are just clearing out one of the POIs and all of a sudden – legendary chest. Pilgrim’s legendary gear set is also great for assassin type players since getting it all will unlock “-40% adrenaline consumed by Shadow of Nyx ability” engraving. In this guide we’ll show you the location of all Legendary Chests in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and what they contain. This will also spare you some helix credits so you don’t have to buy a map of them in the shop.
#1 How to find Legendary Chest Location for Pilgrim’s Belt
Pilgrim’s belt can be found in the Temple of the Golden-Bowed Goddess. It is an item that will drop at a bit of a lower level than your character’s current level. Its bonuses are “+13% Assassin Damage” and “+20% Adrenalin on Assassination Kill”. These bonuses may different in power depending on the level you picked this item up at. The temple where this legendary chest is located at is in the region of Malis, Pandora’s Cove sub-region. It is protected by several huntresses. This POI also contains an ancient tablet. There is a synchronization point next to it called Ruins of Artremis. From there jump down and go southwest. Clear the camp and you should see the chest out in the open.
#2 Pilgrim’s Hood AC Odyssey Legendary Chest
For the Pilgrim’s Hood you have to go to western part of Attika. I got there by fast traveling to Megaris main city viewpoint and going east from there. You want to reach Eleusis Telesterion in Sacred Plain of Demeter sub-region. There’s a big temple there and inside it you will see a separate structure with two big statues at the entrance. Inside the small tomb is the legendary chest containing the Pilgrim’s Hood. It gives +13% assassination damage and +12% damage with daggers. These bonuses scale with the level at which you pick the item up. When we were level 41 this item was level 37.
#7 Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Legendary Chest with Achilles’ Spear
If you want the legendary Achilles’ Spear you have to go to Olynthos Fortress. This point of interest is located in northern Makedonia in the Unexplored Mount Pangeon sub-region. Olynthos Fortress is heavily guarded by high level guards that are around level 41. Approach the fort from the north and the legendary chest is inside one of the houses inside, just as you jump over the protective walls. It is on the ground floor marked clearly on the map bellow. Spear adds 15% damage to hunter and spear damage. It also unlocks a special +20% damage with multi-shot ability engraving .
#8 Herakles’ Bow Legendary Chest Location
Herakles’ Bow is found inside Koinyra Fortress. This heavily guarded fort is located on the island of Thasos. Fast travel to Thasos Temple synchronize POI there and then go east and a bit north of it. There is a guard tower in the middle of the fort that has the aler pyre on top of it. You can conveniently use a rope to slide on top of its roof. USe a little opening in the roof to enter the room bellow and the legendary chest is there. Herakles’ Bow is really cool looking and provides 15% warrior damage and 10% damage with bow charged shot bonus. It also unlocks a new +20% damage with Bull Rush ability engraving. Its minimum level is 46 so no rush to get it until late in the game, unless you want to unlock the engraving early. Watch out for level 46+ enemies though.
#9 Hades’s Bident Legendary Chest Location in AC Odyssey
#10 Eros’s Bow
#11 Herakles’s Mace
Region of Arkadia is your destination if you are determined to find HEarkles’s Mace and the legendary chest it is in. Go to the Sanctuary of Athena Polias sync point and move west of it until you reach the Temple of Demeter and Kore point of interest. Legendary chest is inside the temple in plain view. Getting this Assassin’s Creed Odyssey legendary heavy blunt weapon unlocks +40% Damage with Bows when Above Target engraving. This might sound strange that a blunt weapon as this has bonuses for hunter players, but that trend continues with other bonuses. They are bonus to Hunter damage and +12% Adrenaline per hit. Its max level seems to be 40.
#12 Hammer of Jason
You need to visit Argolis region and its famous palace of Agamemnon to find this legendary weapon. Surprisingly, palace of the famed king that attacked Troy to reterive his wife is not home to one of the Legendary armor pieces from his legendary set in the game. Instead you get to find this amazing looking legendary heavy blunt weapon that warriors will adore. Get to the palace and climb up on top of it then descend to the ground floor through the holes in the roof and floors. Bonus engraving you unlock with Hammer of Jason gives +20% Damage with Shield Break Ability. Weapon itself has +15% Warrior Damage and +15% Damage with Heavy Blunt Weapons. May the pummeling commence.
#13 Falx of Olympos
#14 Xiphos of Peleus
#15 Poseidon’s Trident
#16 The Legendary Ship Customization Chest Location
#17 The Minoutaur’s Revenge Legendary Ship Customization location
The Minoutaur’s Revenge turned out to be a legendary ship customization found in a legendary chest in an Underwater Cavern in Makedonia. This POI shows up as being on the coastline, but there is an easier way to find the entrance. Go to the location shown on our screenshots bellow and there’s a hole there you can climb down into. From the ladder go straight and at the first fork turn left. There’s a little pool real close by that you should jump into. You will find the legendary chest at the bottom of it. The Minoutaur’s Revenge changes the appearance of your ship, most notably the sails.
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Legendary Chest Map of Locations
Just in case above explanations and map screenshots weren’t enough we wanted to share a map of all legendary chest locations in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. This map can be purchased in the game for helix credits, but we wanted to spare you a few bucks and provide you with this resource online. If you have trouble with finding legendary chests in any of the locations displayed bellow please refer to the 2000+ word article above.