Finding good Mesa seeds in Minecraft can be an extremely tough task. That said, spawning in or near one of these stunningly beautiful and rare biomes is definitely worth the effort! Commonly sought after for their treasure-filled mineshafts and plentiful gold ore, they're the perfect starting point for miners of all skill levels.
We’ve put together 5 of the best Mesa seeds we could find in Minecraft 1.12.2. From Golden Apples and Diamonds to Enchanted Books and Gold Ingots, you’ll definitely find what you’re looking for with these unique and rare seeds.
This seed spawns you in a forest biome closely bordering Desert and Mesa biomes. Head north and you’ll immediately find that this seed offers plenty of opportunities to find some goodies. Travel to these nearby coordinates: 329 74 106 and you’ll find a temple. The chests here will make traveling much easier from here on out since they include:
Grab a horse and travel to a village with temple conveniently located close by at 250 65 752. The village, unfortunately, doesn’t have a blacksmith, but the temple does have some valuable treasure inside.
The next location is a ways off from the previous coordinates, but the trip is definitely worth it. At -150 74 -263 there’s a temple that has 3 diamonds, 1 golden apple, and the following:
At this Mesa seed, there’s plenty of treasure to find, but we’ll focus on the areas that have golden apples and rare metals like the gold ingot. When you spawn, you’ll find that you’re at the edge of a jungle. Turn to the south and you should see your first destination in the desert. It’s a temple with chests that contain the following items:
From the temple, head east towards the Mesa biome. We’ll be exploring a mineshaft located at the coordinates 200 65 357. Prepare some torches and find the first chest at 263 71 339 that contains:
Pick up a diamond and two lapis lazuli at 183 65 373. Continue to 191 65 375 for the Enchanted Book: Bane of Arthropods and 199 65 382 for 1 golden apple. If you’re feeling adventurous, then take a trip to the village at 852 63 -432. There’s a Blacksmith here with some iron armor and a sword.
In the same area, there are two temples. The first one resides at 762 74 842 and contains:
Continue to 522 74 1033 to pick up:
At this Mesa seed, there are two places of interest with some rare treasure. You’ll spawn in the jungle, but take a look to the north and you’ll see a temple nearby. Here you’ll find:
Hidden away inside of a mountain at 95 89 127 is a spider spawner with a golden apple and some ingots.
Travel to 60 74 -883 for a village near a temple. The village does have a blacksmith, but the treasure here isn’t that great. There are some black obsidian, iron boots and leggings. If you love exploring villages for rare treasure, check out our 10 best Minecraft seeds with villages.
The temple has 4 chests with some great treasure inside.
This seed spawns a massive Mesa biome, and there are two abandoned mineshafts that contain chests with legendary loot. Head east to the coordinates 335 64 -43, where the first chest in the first mineshaft is. This contains 2 diamonds, 6 lapis lazuli, and the Enchanted Book: Feather Falling III.The next chest is located at 339 65 -55 and has 4 iron ingot inside.
Inside the chest at 326 64 -23 are a diamond and golden apple. There are 6 lapis lazuli at 307 69 -29, and 5 iron ingots with the Enchanted Book: Looting II at 372 64 10.
Head to the second mineshaft located at 496 67 -157 and pick up 1 gold ingot at the entrance. Take a short walk to another chest at 489 68 -164 to grab 3 gold ingots and 7 lapis lazuli.
You’ll spawn in between 3 biomes: a savanna, desert, and mesa. Head south towards the desert and you’ll find a village at the coordinates 86 65 -211 nearby with a blacksmith that has the following items:
Take a trip to a temple at the coordinates -350 75 -414 where you can find some incredible loot. Altogether, you’ll walk out with the following items:
Lastly, there’s another village at -255 75 526 where you can pick up 2 pairs of iron boots, 1 iron chest place, and 5 iron ingots.
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