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Life Hacks: How to Get to Eterna City in Pokemon Platinum


Pokemon Platinum is an exciting game filled with adventures, battles, and exploration. Eterna City is an important location in the game, and reaching it can sometimes be a challenge. In this article, we will provide you with detailed instructions on how to efficiently and easily make your way to Eterna City.

Step 1: Obtaining the Bicycle

The first step on your journey is to obtain the Bicycle, which will make traveling much faster. Follow these steps:

  1. Defeat the first two Gym Leaders - Roark (Oreburgh Gym) and Gardenia (Eterna Gym) to earn the Coal Badge and the Forest Badge, respectively.
  2. Speak to the Chairman in the Eterna City Galactic Building
  3. Help him deal with Team Galactic, and you will be rewarded with a Bicycle.

Step 2: From Jubilife City to Eterna City

Now that you have your Bicycle, it's time to start your journey to Eterna City:

  1. Leave Jubilife City through the eastern gate.
  2. You will find yourself on Route 203. Cycle northward until you reach Oreburgh Gate, which leads to Oreburgh City.
  3. Continue through Oreburgh City and proceed to Route 207, which is to the north of Oreburgh Gate.
  4. Follow the path on Route 207 until you reach the base of Mt. Coronet.
  5. Ascend Mt. Coronet by following the trails until you reach the Spear Pillar, where a legendary Pokemon resides.
  6. Afterward, make your way down the mountain to the exit, leading to Route 208.
  7. Proceed through Route 208, and you will eventually reach Hearthome City.
  8. In Hearthome City, continue eastward through Route 209.
  9. Keep following the route until you reach the entrance of Eterna Forest.
  10. Enter Eterna Forest and make your way through the trees, battling trainers and wild Pokemon.
  11. After navigating the forest successfully, you will arrive in Eterna City.

Bonus Tip: Capturing Eterna City's Legendary Pokemon

Once you have reached Eterna City, there is an opportunity to capture a legendary Pokemon called Giratina. Here's how:

  1. Make sure you have plenty of Ultra Balls and a Pokemon with status-inducing moves or False Swipe to weaken Giratina.
  2. Locate the Turnback Cave, which is found on Route 214 to the west of Valor Lakefront.
  3. Navigate through the maze-like cave until you reach the Origin Forme ...
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