The Serpent's Beacon is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls Online.

Quick walkthroughEdit

  1. Rescue Captain Ciranya from the Sea Viper Camp
  2. Free the three other captive members of Captain Ciranya's patrol.
  3. Collect the materials needed for a potent fire-bomb.
  4. Acquire a rune from a Sea Viper to pass through the warded lighthouse entrance.
  5. Ascend the lighthouse and burn the beacon.
  6. Escape from the tower.


A list of the legionnaires, living and dead, is as follows:


  • 91–377 GoldIcon


  • Update 1: From Update 1, After completing the quest, you will be able to re-enter the lighthouse.[1]
  • Update 1: Fixed an issue where the rescued legionnaires' dialogue would not match the situation of the quest.[1]