Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Petite Caverne is one of the secondary locations you have to visit if you want to collect all treasure maps, buried chests, treasure chests and Animus Fragments featured in the video game.
Petite Caverne is a small area which includes a smugglers’ den; therefore, while exploring the cave, you will be asked to retrieve 4 smugglers’ chests.
The location also includes two Animus Fragments, and one secret which is a treasure map that leads to a buried chest.
When you visit the location for the first time, you should get rid of all smugglers in the area, then retrieve the collectibles, following the tips and hints below.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Petite Caverne Collectibles Guide
Total number of collectibles: 7
Animus Fragments: 2
Other activities: N/A
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Petite Caverne Animus Fragments Locations
Animus Fragment 1
The first collectible you should retrieve in Petite Caverne is an Animus Fragment.
The fragment is located close to the entrance and near the left wall of the cavern. You can collect it while climbing the wall trying to reach the guard supervising the entrance.
Animus Fragment 2
After you get the third chest you can collect the second Animus Fragment. While facing the chest, turn around and you will see a large structure in the same area (the docks).
Go around it moving towards the final chest and you will spot the fragment.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Petite Caverne Chests Locations
The first chest can be looted after you get the first fragment.
Once you deal with the guard close to the fragment, turn around and search for a tent in the upper section of the den. Inside you will find the first chest containing 40 units of rum.
The second chest is also easy to find, because it is located in the lower area of the den, near a large stone pillar. Inside are 30 units of sugar.
North from the second chest an in the docking area is the third one. It is sitting on several crates and inside you will find ammo for the Jackdaw.
The fourth chest is located in the northern area of the cave. You will have to swim to reach it and you will find it on a small patch of sand.
Inside you will find even more ammunition for the Jackdaw.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Petite Caverne Secret Location
While exploring Petite Caverne you can also retrieve a treasure map. The treasure map in Petite Caverne is located near the western wall, where you will see a cadaver tied to a wooden pole.
After you retrieve the treasure map, open it and you will see the following coordinates: 70,405. The coordinates lead to Tulum.
Tulum features two viewpoints. One of them is located in the northern part of the island, and the second, on the southern beach.
Travel to the second viewpoint and walk on the beach towards the rowboat nearby. While facing the rowboat and the ocean, turn around and you will see a large tree close to the forest.
The tree is located near several palm trees and close to it is a patch of dirt. Get close to the tree and you will find the digging spot and the buried chest in Tulum. Loot it to get 4000 Reales.