Kapp'n's Boat Tour Guide | ACNH - Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch)

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Dive into the unknown and explore the mysterious islands that New Horizons has to offer with the brave Kapp'n as your trusty guide. Learn everything about Kapp'n's Boat Tour and the new Mystery Islands waiting for you as you embark on a new adventure!

Kapp’n Boat Tour New Mystery Islands Guide

List of Kapp'n Boat Tour Islands

Through each island is unique, all Boat Tour Islands will contain at least one Gyroid Fragment buried underground and one DIY Recipe found in a Message Bottle on the beach.

Island Special Items and Island Traits
1 Vines and Glowing Moss IslandVine and Moss Island ・You can get Vines and Glowing Moss here
・You can also find the new bush, Plumeria, on this island!
・You can find DIY recipes that use the island plants on the beach.
2 Meteor Shower Island (Star Fragment Island)Meteor Shower Island (Star Fragment Island) ・You can get Star Fragments from one of the Rocks on the island
・You can also find Star Fragments on the beach
・The usual Gyroid Fragment is there as well
・If you pray on the shooting stars, you'll get Star Fragments on your own island the next day
・You can find a Star or Space DIY Recipe on the beach
・Vines also grow on this island
3 Bell Tree IslandBell Tree Island ・Trees with 3x 1,000 Bell Bags grow on the island
・There are Holly Bushes growing as well
4 Money Rock Island ・Contains at least 4 money rocks on the island
・You can get a Golden DIY Recipe on the beach
5 Rainy IslandRainy Island ・Only 1 Gyroid Fragment
・You can also dig up at least one whole Gyroid on the island!
6 Pumpkin IslandPumpkin Island ・Pumpkins can be found here
・Bushes on the island change depending on the season
・It may have a different season from your home island
7 Vegetable IslandCarrot Island ・Carrots can be found here
・Bushes on the island change depending on the season
・It may have a different season from your home island
8 Wheat IslandWheat Island ・Wheat can be found here
・Bushes on the island change depending on the season
・It may have a different season from your home island
9 Sugar Cane IslandSugar Cane Island ・Sugarcane can be found here
・Bushes on the island change depending on the season
・It may have a different season from your home island
10 Tomato Island ・Tomatoes can be found here
・Bushes on the island change depending on the season
・It may have a different season from your home island
11 Bamboo IslandBamboo Island ・There are a lot of star-shaped holes, but only one Gyroid Fragment
・Summer season
・You can get the seasonal Bamboo DIY Recipes from the Message Bottle on the beach
12 Beetle Island ・Lots of beetles can be found on this island at the right time
・Summer season
・You can get the seasonal Summer DIY Recipes on the beach
13 Winter Island ・All trees that are not on the beach are Cedar Trees
・Winter season
・You can get the seasonal Winter DIY Recipes on the beach
14 Cherry Blossom Island ・All trees that are not on the beach are Cherry Blossom Trees
・Spring season
・You can get the seasonal Cherry Blossom DIY Recipes on the beach
15 Fall Island ・Several fall materials can be found on the ground and from trees
・Fall season
・You can get the seasonal Fall DIY Recipes on the beach

What to Do During Kapp'n's Boat Tours

What to Do During Boat Tours
ACNH - CheckmarkListen to Kapp'n's Sea Shanty

ACNH - CheckmarkCollect Rare Island Plants

ACNH - CheckmarkFind Brewster on a Boat Tour

ACNH - CheckmarkCollect Bells from Bell Trees

ACNH - CheckmarkCollect Crops

ACNH - CheckmarkDig Up Gyroid Fragments

Listen to Kapp'n's Sea Shanty

ACNH - Kapp

As you ride along in his boat, Kapp'n will serenade you with a relaxing song. He will sing two random verses from his familiar sea shanty that he would also sing back in Animal Crossing: New Leaf.

React to Kapp'n's Sea Shanty

ACNH - Reacting to Kapp

As Kapp'n is singing his sea shanty, you can react by pressing different buttons.

Button Reaction
A Clap
X Laugh
Y Act Surprised

Skip Kapp'n's Sea Shanty

ACNH - Skipping Kapp

You can skip the Kapp'n's Sea Shanty by repeatedly pressing the B Button. Kapp'n will immediately stop singing his Shanty and after a quick scolding, you will arrive at the island.

Collect Rare Island Plants

ACNH - Rare Island with Vines

One of the rare island you can visit during the boat tours, will contain rare plants, including Vines. Kapp'n will explain how to use the vines to climb up cliffs and collect them to bring them back to your island. You can also collect Glowing Moss and Plumeria Bushes from the island.

Rare Plants found on the Island
ACNH - VinesVines ACNH - Glowing MossGlowing Moss ACNH - Pink Plumeria BushPink Plumeria ACNH - White Plumeria BushWhite Plumeria

Find Brewster on a Boat Tour

ACNH - Find Brewster during Boat Tours

After Blathers gives you Brewster's Photo, you will first meet Brewster on an uninhabited island during a Boat Tour. He will also teach you how to plant and grow Gyroids using Gyroid Fragments.

How to Find Brewster's Coffee Shop (The Roost)

Collect Bells from Bell Trees

ACNH - Bell Trees during Boat Tour

Another rare island you can visit during your Boat Tour contains an abundance of Bell Trees. You can shake each bell tree to receive 1,000 Bells from each tree.

Collect Crops

ACNH - Find Crops during Boat Tours

Some of the uninhabited islands you visit will also contain a random type of crop. You will find the crop on plots of dirt scattered around the island. After picking up the crops, you can replant them on your island.

How to Grow Crops

Dig Up Gyroid Fragments

ACNH - Find Gyroid Fragment during Boat Tours

Each island you visit during the Boat Tour will have a dig spot containing a Gyroid Fragment, which makes the Boat Tours a reliable source of Gyroids.

List of Gyroids

What is Kapp'n's Boat Tours

ACNH - Ride Kapp
Kapp'n's Boat Tours offers a whole new experience for players when it comes to exploring the seas Animal Crossing: New Horizon with the Version 2.0 update!

Unravel the mysteries of each unknown island you visit with Kapp'n's Boat Tour and celebrate new discoveries!

How to Find Kapp'n

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