Tai Bwo Wannai Trio/Quick guide

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This quick guide has an in-depth guide here.
It contains a more detailed description of dialogue, cutscenes, and storyline.

Details[edit | edit source]

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

Depending on your account type, use either the Ironman or Non-Ironman guide below. You can still try to follow either guide if you think it would be more appropriate for you.

Warning: Right-click all items during the quest as most of them are edible / destroyable.

It is highly recommended to bring ALL quest items and teleports at the start. Pre-quest preparation Note: If you don't have 30 FiremakingFiremaking icon.png Firemaking, head to any Furnace and use your Jogre bones on it before starting the quest. It is recommended for everyone to acquire a Poison karambwan before starting the quest as well, just cook a Raw karambwan on any fire or cooking utility. With your Poison karambwan, grind it with your Pestle and mortar, then use the Karambwan paste on your spear.

Banana rum[edit | edit source]

  • Travel to Musa Point using your amulet of glory to Karamja. (Pick a banana if you don't have one already.)
  • Run South into the pub, buy a Karamjan rum off Zambo for 30gp.
  • Use a knife on your banana, then right click the Sliced banana and use it on your rum.

Starting out[edit | edit source]

  • Head to fairy ring CKR (south of Tai Bwo Wannai), then run around north to the fishing spots.
  • Fish a raw karambwanji.
  • Use your pestle and mortar on it.
  • Use a tinderbox on your jogre bones (unless you used them on a furnace earlier)
  • Pick up the Burnt jogre bones and use your Karambwanji paste on them.
  • Light a fire with any logs
  • Use the Pasty jogre bones on the fire to get Marinated j' bones.
  • Fish another 20 Raw karambwanji (or 21 if you don't have a loaded vessel).
  • Head north to Tai Bwo Wannai (or use a Brimhaven house teleport and run south if you have them)
  • Talk to Timfraku, who is located upstairs in the western hut north of Tai Bwo Wannai. (Chat 13), wait, then (Chat 31).
  • Use a Brimhaven house teleport or simply run north to Lubufu by the fishing spots.
  • Talk to Lubufu. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to Lubufu again. (Chat 13231)
  • Talk to him again and give him 20 raw karambwanji.
  • Talk to him again. (Chat 32)
  • Wait, then accept his gift and learn how to fish Karambwan. (Chat 1)
  • If you don't already have a loaded vessel, drop the one he gave you and get another (Chat 31), pick up the first one and load it with a raw karambwanji. You will need both the loaded and empty vessel.

Helping the brothers[edit | edit source]

  • Head to DKP
  • Talk to Tiadeche, who is directly northeast of the fairy ring.
  • Use your loaded vessel on him and accept his gift. (Chat 1)
  • Use the fairy ring right next to you and use the code CKR.
  • Run northeast to the mine. Talk to Tamayu (Chat 31) and watch a cutscene.
  • If you have not yet created a Spear (kp), cook raw karambwan, use pestle and mortar on Poison karambwan to create Karambwan paste, then use paste on spear. There are two fires directly south of Tai Bwo Wannai, dark spot on map.
  • Right click and use your Agility pot (4) and Spear (kp) on him - make sure he takes both.
  • Talk to him again (Chat 3), watch the cutscene.
  • Kill a monkey in this area with magic or ranged, take its corpse.
  • Use the corpse on Tamayu.
  • Use your seaweed on the monkey skin to get a seaweed sandwich.
  • Either run southwest or use another fairy ring teleport to go back to CKR.
  • Climb up the hill and cross the bridge onto Cairn Isle, WALK across the bridge.
  • Talk to Tinsay and hand him all the food he requests (Chat 1) whenever prompted.
  • After handing him the marinated j' bones, use your empty (or filled) karambwan vessel on him and you'll receive a crafting manual.
  • Head to fairy ring DKP.
  • Talk to Tiadeche, use your manual on him and he will agree to go back to the village (but he'll stay for now).

Finishing up[edit | edit source]

  • Either use a Brimhaven House teleport, fairy ring CKR or simply walk back to the quest start.
  • Talk to Timfraku (Chat 1) and finish the quest.

(Optional) XP rewards[edit | edit source]

  • Head south into Tai Bwo Wannai village.
  • Talk to the three brothers in the southern huts.
  • Tamayu: 2.5k Attack and Strength XP, rune spear (kp)
  • Tinsay: 5k Cooking xp
  • Tiadeche: 5k Fishing xp, learn how to thoroughly cook karambwan

Tai Bwo Wannai Trio quest map.

Locations are referred to by their numbered index on the map to the right.

Getting started[edit | edit source]

  • Go speak to Timfraku (Chat 1331), upstairs at (1)
  • Go south to the fishing spot near fairy ring code CKR (2) catch 1 Karambwanji and use on pestle and mortar for paste.
  • Catch 21 more Karambwanji.
  • It is recommended to catch some extra Karambwanji in case you burn your poison karambwan.

Gathering supplies[edit | edit source]

If your firemaking level is below 30, do the following:

  • Minigame teleport to Tzhaar Fight Pits.
  • Use your Jogre bones on the Lava Forge (marked as a furnace on mini-map) located south of the bank.
  • Use your Karambwanji paste on the Burnt jogre bones.
  • Use your Pasty jogre bones on a nearby sulphur vent to cook them. You should now have Marinated j' bones with the examine text "Burnt Jogre bones marinated in a lovely Karambwanji sauce. Perfect."
  • Bank at Tzhaar and withdraw Sliced bananas or make some yourself by using your knife on a banana, then withdraw 30 coins. Your knife is no longer needed, you can bank it.

Alternatively, do the following if your firemaking is over 30:

  • Use your tinderbox on the Jogre bones and wait for them to burn, then pick them back up.
  • Use your Karambwanji paste on the Burnt jogre bones.
  • Use your Pasty jogre bones on any fire to get Marinated j' bones. There are two fires directly south of the Tai Bwo Wannai village.

Learning to fish[edit | edit source]

  • Kill a monkey with your bow or using magic and retrieve a Monkey corpse.
    • Monkeys can be found near the Musa Point volcano (3), or near the Graahks near (8)
  • If you haven't already got Karamjan rum, travel to the bar in Musa Point (4), and buy a Karamjan rum.
  • Right-click your Sliced banana and use it on the Karamjan rum.
  • Talk to Lubufu (Chat 1) near the fishing spot just south of Brimhaven (5).
  • Talk to Lubufu (Chat 13231)
  • Talk to Lubufu again to give him 20 Karambwanji.
  • Talk to him again. (Chat 32)
  • Wait, then accept his gift and learn how to fish Karambwan. (Chat 1)
  • Drop the Karambwan vessel and talk to Lubufu (Chat 31) to receive another, then pick it back up.

Gathering the brothers[edit | edit source]

  • Load a Karambwan vessel with a Karambwanji.
  • Travel to Tiadeche at the northernmost point of the eastern island of Karamja (6). He is located near DKP, banking to use this fairy ring is recommended.
  • Talk to him then use your loaded Karambwan vessel on Tiadeche; you should receive a Raw karambwan.
  • Load your vessel with another Karambwanji and catch some more Raw karambwan (65 Fishing required).
  • Light a fire with your tinderbox and logs.
  • Cook your Raw karambwan and get a Poison karambwan, try again if you burn.
  • Use your Pestle and mortar on the Poison karambwan.
  • Use your Karambwan paste on your spear.
  • Talk to Tiadeche again to receive a task to engineer a Karambwan vessel.
  • Travel to Tamayu near the mine south east of Tai Bwo Wannai village (7). Located north-east of fairy ring CKR.
  • Talk to Tamayu again (Chat 31).
  • After the cutscene ends, use your Agility potion (4) and spear (kp) on Tamayu.
  • Talk to Tamayu again and choose: Take me on your next hunt for the Shaikahan. (Chat 3)
  • After the cutscene use your Monkey corpse on Tamayu to receive Monkey skin and Monkey bones.
  • Travel to Tinsay on Cairn Isle (8).
  • Pick up some Seaweed nearby.
  • Use your Monkey skin on your Seaweed.
  • Talk to Tinsay four to six times, choose Yes (Chat 1) whenever it appears then wait for the chat to continue, to receive and fulfil his three food requests for: Banana rum, Seaweed sandwich, and Marinated j' bones.
  • Use your Karambwan vessel on Tinsay to receive a Crafting manual after a pause in chat.
  • Travel back to Tiadeche (6) at the north-east of Karamja, near DKP.
  • Use your Crafting manual on Tiadeche.
  • Travel back to Timfraku in Tai Bwo Wannai village (1) and speak to him again (Chat 1).
  • Quest complete!


Speak to each of the brothers in their huts in the south of the village to receive XP rewards. You must speak to Tiadeche in his hut to be able to thoroughly cook Karambwan.

Rewards[edit | edit source]

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  • 2 QuestQuest point icon.png Quest points
  • 5,000 CookingCooking icon.png Cooking experience
  • 5,000 FishingFishing icon.png Fishing experience
  • 2,500 AttackAttack icon.png Attack experience
  • 2,500 StrengthStrength icon.png Strength experience
    • All experience point rewards are gained from talking to the brothers after the quest rather than immediately. When the quest is finished, the brothers move to the three southernmost huts in the Tai Bwo Wannai enclosure.
  • 2,000 Coins
  • A karambwan-poisoned rune spear from talking to Tamayu in the village after the quest. Note: you will also receive combat experience.
  • Access to Tamayu's Spear Stall (sells cleaning cloths).
  • Access to Tiadeche's Karambwan Stall (sells raw karambwans and karambwan vessels).
  • The ability to pray at the newly repaired tribal statue (works like an altar) from talking to Tinsay and Tiadeche in the village after the quest.
  • The ability to catch and cook karambwans from talking to Tiadeche and Tinsay in the village after the quest.
  • The ability to fight the Shaikahan (level 83 - you need a kp spear to hit it).
  • The ability to teleport to Tai Bwo Wannai.
  • You can also take part in the Smithing section of Otto's Barbarian training.