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Genshin Impact - List of Characters for Exploration

Here is the list of the best characters for exploration in Genshin Impact, and a tier list for all the playable characters ranked for exploration.

List of Characters for Exploration

Characters and Exploration Talent

Character Rarity Talent Ranking
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - S Icon
5★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - B Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - S Icon
5★ Alternate Sprint Genshin - SS Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - A Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - C Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - S Icon
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - S Icon
5★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - A Icon
5★ Alternate Sprint Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - SS Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - S Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - A Icon
4★ Elemental Skill Genshin - S Icon
4★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - S Icon
5★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Passive Talent 3 Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - SS Icon
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - S Icon
5★ Elemental Skill Genshin - S Icon

List of Characters

Best Characters for Exploration Ranked

Exploration Character Tier List

SS Tier
Genshin - Wanderer ImageGenshin - Venti ImageGenshin - Nahida ImageGenshin - Kazuha ImageGenshin - Albedo ImageGenshin - Mona ImageGenshin - Yanfei ImageGenshin - Ayaka ImageGenshin - Kaeya ImageGenshin - Klee ImageGenshin - Xiao Image
S Tier
Genshin - Zhongli ImageGenshin - Qiqi ImageGenshin - Gorou ImageGenshin - Sayu ImageGenshin - Amber ImageGenshin - Razor ImageGenshin - Ningguang ImageGenshin - Keqing Image
A Tier
Genshin - Kokomi ImageGenshin - Xinyan ImageGenshin - Yoimiya ImageGenshin - Traveler (Geo) ImageGenshin - Rosaria ImageGenshin - Diluc ImageGenshin - Beidou ImageGenshin - Chongyun ImageGenshin - Itto ImageGenshin - Noelle Image
B Tier
Genshin - Jean ImageGenshin - Bennett ImageGenshin - Fischl ImageGenshin - Diona ImageGenshin - Sara ImageGenshin - Barbara ImageGenshin - Aloy ImageGenshin - Thoma ImageGenshin - Traveler (Electro) ImageGenshin - Heizou Image
C Tier
Genshin - Raiden ImageGenshin - Sucrose ImageGenshin - Xiangling ImageGenshin - Xingqiu ImageGenshin - Yun Jin ImageGenshin - Ganyu ImageGenshin - Hu Tao ImageGenshin - Tartaglia ImageGenshin - Shenhe ImageGenshin - Traveler (Anemo) ImageGenshin - Lisa ImageGenshin - Eula Image

The characters on this tier list are ranked based on their usefulness in Exploration.

Character Tier List

Exploration Rating Explanation

Character Description
Genshin - Alhaitham Icon Alhaitham Universality: An Elaboration on Form
Lets Alhaitham teleport to high ledges and cliffs.
Genshin - Aloy Icon Aloy Easy Does It
Does not alert Fowl and Raw Meat animal sources when close.
Genshin - Amber Icon Amber Gliding Champion
Reduces gliding stamina consumption
Genshin - Ayaka Icon Ayaka Kamisato Art: Senho
Lets you sprint over water and freezes it, letting you stand on top.
Genshin - Beidou Icon Beidou Conqueror of Tides
Reduced Swimming Stamina Consumption
Genshin - Heizou Icon Heizou Pre-Existing Guilt
Reduced Sprint Stamina Consumption.
Genshin - Kaeya Icon Kaeya Hidden Strength
Reduces sprinting stamina consumption.
Genshin - Kazuha Icon Kazuha Chihayaburu
Lets you reach high cliffs and ledges
Genshin - Kazuha Icon Kazuha Cloud Strider
Reduced Sprinting Stamina Consumption
Genshin - Keqing Icon Keqing Stellar Restoration
Lets Keqing teleport to high ledges and cliffs.
Genshin - Kokomi Icon Kokomi Princess of Watatsumi
Reduced Swimming Stamina Consumption.
Genshin - Mona Icon Mona Illusory Torrent
Lets you sprint over deep water.
Genshin - Nahida Icon Nahida On All Things Meditated
Lets you collect items from far away.
Genshin - Razor Icon Razor Wolvensprint
Reduced Sprinting Stamina Consumption
Genshin - Rosaria Icon Rosaria Night Walk
Increase Movement Speed at Night
Genshin - Sayu Icon Sayu Yoohoo Art: Fuuin Dash
Makes Sayu move faster than sprinting.
Genshin - Sayu Icon Sayu Yoohoo Art: Silencer's Secret
Does not alert Crystalflies and animals tagged as ''other'' when close.
Genshin - Venti Icon Venti Windrider
Reduces gliding stamina consumption
Genshin - Wanderer Icon Wanderer Hanega: Song of the Wind
Hovers mid-air.
Genshin - Xiao Icon Xiao Transcension: Gravity Defier
Reduced Climbing Stamina Consumption
Genshin - Xiao Icon Xiao Lemniscatic Wind Cycling
Lets Xiao dash mid-air.
Genshin - Yelan Icon Yelan Lingering Lifeline
Makes Yelan move faster than sprinting.
Genshin - Zhongli Icon Zhongli Dominus Lapidis
Helps a lot with Geo Structure puzzles and acts as a platform for you to climb on.

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Jean ImageJean Kazuha ImageKazuha Traveler (Anemo) ImageTraveler (Anemo)
Venti ImageVenti Wanderer ImageWanderer Xiao ImageXiao
Faruzan ImageFaruzan Heizou ImageHeizou Sayu ImageSayu
Sucrose ImageSucrose Aloy ImageAloy Ayaka ImageAyaka
Eula ImageEula Ganyu ImageGanyu Qiqi ImageQiqi
Shenhe ImageShenhe Chongyun ImageChongyun Diona ImageDiona
Kaeya ImageKaeya Layla ImageLayla Rosaria ImageRosaria
Alhaitham ImageAlhaitham Nahida ImageNahida Tighnari ImageTighnari
Traveler (Dendro) ImageTraveler (Dendro) Collei ImageCollei Yaoyao ImageYaoyao
Cyno ImageCyno Keqing ImageKeqing Raiden ImageRaiden
Traveler (Electro) ImageTraveler (Electro) Yae Miko ImageYae Miko Beidou ImageBeidou
Dori ImageDori Fischl ImageFischl Lisa ImageLisa
Razor ImageRazor Sara ImageSara Shinobu ImageShinobu
Albedo ImageAlbedo Itto ImageItto Traveler (Geo) ImageTraveler (Geo)
Zhongli ImageZhongli Gorou ImageGorou Ningguang ImageNingguang
Noelle ImageNoelle Yun Jin ImageYun Jin Ayato ImageAyato
Kokomi ImageKokomi Mona ImageMona Nilou ImageNilou
Tartaglia ImageTartaglia Yelan ImageYelan Barbara ImageBarbara
Candace ImageCandace Xingqiu ImageXingqiu Diluc ImageDiluc
Hu Tao ImageHu Tao Klee ImageKlee Yoimiya ImageYoimiya
Amber ImageAmber Bennett ImageBennett Thoma ImageThoma
Xiangling ImageXiangling Xinyan ImageXinyan Yanfei ImageYanfei

Upcoming Characters

All Characters
Alice ImageAlice Arlecchino ImageArlecchino Baizhu ImageBaizhu
Capitano ImageCapitano Columbina ImageColumbina Dainsleif ImageDainsleif
Dehya ImageDehya Dottore ImageDottore Iansan ImageIansan
Kaveh ImageKaveh Lynette ImageLynette Lyney ImageLyney
Mika ImageMika Pantalone ImagePantalone Pierro ImagePierro
Pulcinella ImagePulcinella Sandrone ImageSandrone Skirk ImageSkirk
Tsaritsa ImageTsaritsa Varka ImageVarka

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