This is part of the Pokémon Diamond/Pearl Walkthrough, with the following locations: Eterna City, Valley Windworks, Eterna Forest, Floaroma Meadow and Route 205.

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Route 205

Main article: Route 205

Route 205 is a route in Sinnoh. Floaroma Town is found at the southwest of this map, and Valley Windworks at the southeast. At the north, Eterna Forest, leads to Eterna City


Galactic Trouble

When you reach Route 205, a little girl will seek help from you to help her Dad at the Valley Windworks. You must rescue her Dad because you cannot access the northern part of this route, blocked by two Galactic Grunts. Head to Valley Windworks then.

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Rest Stop at Route 205

After battling many trainers, your Pokémon must be tired. Enter the house there and ask the lady to allow you to rest to heal your Pokémon to perfect condition. Then head to Eterna Forest located at the north of this map.

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Valley Windworks

Main article: Valley Windworks

Valley Windworks is a power-generating station using tons of massive windmills, found at the southeast of Route 205. The wind energy is used to turn the turbine of the windmill to generate electricity. The Team Galactic wanted to use this energy for their plans. This is the only place where you can catch a Drifloon at a specific day.

Pokémon Appearances

Pokémon Diamond/Pearl
Location Grass FireRed Swarm Pokémon Radar
Sprites DP 417 front DP 399 front DP 422west front DP 418 front DP 239 front DP 309 front DP 179 front
Pokémon Pachirisu Bidoof Shellos Buizel Elekid Electrike Mareep
type 1 Electric Normal Water Water Electric Electric Electric
type 2 None
Rarity 25% 10% 30% 35% 8% 40% 22%
Location Old Rod Good Rod Super Rod Surf
Sprites DP 129 front DP 129 front DP 456 front DP 090 front DP 130 front DP 457 front DP 072 front
Pokémon Magikarp Magikarp Finneon Shellder Gyarados Lumineon Tentacool
type 1 Water Water Water Water Water Water Water
type 2 - - - - Flying - Poison
Rarity 100% 65% 35% 5% 60% 35% 60%
Location Surf Special -
Sprites DP 073 front DP 278 front DP 279 front DP 425 front
Pokémon Tentacruel Wingull Pelipper Drifloon
type 1 Water Water Water Ghost
type 2 Poison Flying Flying Flying
Rarity 5% 30% 5% Once every Friday


Trouble at Valley Windworks

When you first visited this place, a Galactic Grunt stand at the entrance. Battle him. However, when you battle him, he went inside quickly and locked the door. You then have to get the Works Key from the Galactic Grunts at Floaroma Meadow.

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Galactic Grunt (Entrance)
DP 431 front
Lv. 11
Money: 440
  • You must visit the Floaroma Meadow to continue, click here to continue. Come back here when you deal with the matter.

After you retrieve the Works Key from Floaroma Meadow, return here and unlock the door to go in.

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Galactic Grunt #1 Galactic Grunt #2
DP 269 front DP 265 front DP 431 front
Lv. 11 Lv. 10 Lv. 10
Bug Bug Normal
Money: - Money: 440

Battle the remaining Grunts to earn experience and prepare to face the commander.

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Commander Mars
DP 041f front DP 432 front
Lv. 14 Lv. 16
Poison Normal
Flying -
Money: 1280

After you get rid of Team Galactic, the man's daughter you met earlier run back to him. The man thank you and say something about a balloon Pokémon will come again. Refer below. The balloon Pokémon is Drifloon. It will visit every Friday after defeating Team Galactic.

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After you defeat Team Galactics, a Drifloon will appear in front of the Valley Windworks building. It will appear every Friday and will be gone the next day. So if you want to catch it, wait until Friday or change the day of your Nintendo DS. Drifloon will be at Level 22.

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Floaroma Meadow

Main article: Floaroma Meadow

Floaroma Meadow is located at the north of Floaroma Town, where there is a huge land covered with flowers. This is the place where you can buy Honey, a essential items if you want to catch Pokémon that only appears on honey trees, found in many places in Sinnoh. If you have a Pokémon which knows Surf, enter the Floaroma Meadow from Fuego Ironworks using Surf and there are many hidden items found at the back of the meadow, use the Itemfinder application on your Pokétch to uncover them.


Trouble at Floaroma Meadow

After you battle the Galactic grunt at the entrance of Valley Windworks, proceed to this place. You will find two Galactic grunts talking to a man. Proceed forward and you overheard them saying about gathering a lot of honey to attract a lot of Pokémon. Then they noticed you and will battle with you so that there will be no witness.

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Galactic Grunt #1 Galactic Grunt #2
DP 265 front DP 266 front DP 041 front
Wurmple Silcoon Zubat
Lv. 9 Lv. 9 Lv. 11
Bug Bug Poison
- - Flying
Money: 360 Money: 440

After the battle, the Galactic Grunts retreat, and drop the Works Key on the ground. Then the man pick it up and give it to you. The man then gives you a free Honey for saving him.

Honey Trees

There are many honey trees in Sinnoh and you will see such trees the first time at the Floaroma Meadow. You can get some Honey from the man at the entrance of this place for 100 Poké, and slather the honey onto the bark of the tree. It will attract Pokémon such as Wurmple. But if you are lucky enough, you may attract a Combee or a Munchlax.

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Eterna Forest

Main article: Eterna Forest

A forest found at Route 205. The south entrance leads to Floaroma Town, and the eastern entrance leads to Eterna City.



When you enter the Eterna Forest, a green-haired girl called Cheryl greeted you. She said that she is afraid of going through the forest alone and wanted to tag along with you. You then accepted the request.

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When you travel with her, there will be two Pokémon appearing at once when you step on the grass. Cheryl and you will engage in a tag battle with the other two trainers. Also, your Pokémon will be automatically healed after you win the battle when Cheryl is with you.

After you reach the end of the forest, Cheryl will thanked you and leave the forest.

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Proceed out of the forest to the top section of Route 205 and head to Eterna City.

Moss Rock

When you explore the Eterna Forest, you will notice a rock lying on the ground near the southern entrance. If you have an Eevee, make it level up at this forest and it will evolve into a Leafeon. Of course, you need the National Pokédex in order to trade the Eevee from earlier versions of the game.

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The Old Chateau

At the north of the forest, there is a few trees blocking a path. That path leads to the Old Chateau, an old, abandoned mansion. There are rumours that this place is haunted and you can see ghosts of people and Ghost Pokémon will appear. There is a special Pokémon, Rotom, found at the mansion. Obtain the National Pokédex, and come back here to catch that special Pokémon.

Eterna City

Eterna City Marked Eterna City is an old city, surrounded by three routes - Route 205 at northwest, Route 206 at south and Route 211 and northeast. There is a Galactic building at the north. This city holds a gym, which uses Grass-type moves.

PokéMart Merchandise

Right Counter
Item Price Descriptions
Poké Ball 200 A tool to catch Pokémon.
Potion 300 Restores HP of Pokémon by 20 points.
Super Potion 700 Restores HP of Pokémon by 50 points.
Antidote 100 Heals a poisoned Pokémon.
Parlyz Heal 200 Heals a paralyzed Pokémon.
Awakening 250 Awakes a sleeping Pokémon.
Burn Heal 250 Remove the Burned status from the Pokémon.
Ice Heal 250 Defrosts a frozen Pokémon.
Escape Rope 550 Use it to escape from dungeons or caves.
Repel 350 Prevents weak Pokémon from appearing for 100 steps.
Left Counter
Item Price Descriptions
Air Mail 50 Stationery featuring a print of colorful letter sets. Let a Pokémon hold it for delivery.
Heal Ball 300 A remedial Poké Ball that restores the caught Pokémon's HP and eliminates any status problem.
Net Ball 1000 A somewhat different Poké Ball that works especially well on Water- and Bug-type Pokémon.
Nest Ball 1000 A somewhat different Poké Ball that works especially well on weaker Pokémon in the wild.


Item Amount Location
TM46 Thief 1 At the right side of the Galactic building, cut the small tree there and walk towards the most right.
Super Potion 1 Walk behind the gym.

Galactics at Eterna

When you first visited Eterna, there are Team Galactic Grunts everywhere. There is also a Galactic building at the north of this city. However, you need the HM01 Cut to access the building and the Forest Badge to use it.

Read below to get HM01.

Meet Cynthia

A trainer walked towards when you are walking near the Galactic building. After chatting with her, she will give you HM01 Cut. This move can cut small trees outside battle. To use it, you must obtain the Forest Badge from the gym at this city.

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Click here to see the Pokémon Gym found in the city.

Herb Shop

There is a herb shop found at the most northeastern of the city. These herbs can heal and work like a normal potion, and it is cheap. However, it is bitter and your Pokémon will dislike you if you make them eat it.

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Herb Shop
Item Price Descriptions
Heal Powder 450 A very bitter medicine powder. It heals all the status problems of a single Pokémon.
EnergyPowder 500 A very bitter medicine powder. It restores the HP of one Pokémon by 50 points.
Energy Root 800 A very bitter root. It restores the HP of one Pokémon by 200 points.
Revival Herb 2800 A very bitter medicinal herb. It revives a fainted Pokémon, fully restoring its HP.

Underground Man's House

Visit the house next to the Pokémon Center. Talk to the old man to get the Explorer Kit. With it, you can access the Underground.

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Eterna Condominiums

There is a condo at Eterna City and there are certain things you can do here.

  • Old Man at 1st Floor - If you want to give your Pokémon a nickname, talk to him.
  • Boy at 1st Floor - If you have a Buizel, trade it for his Chatot.
  • Old Woman at 2nd Floor - She will give you TM67 Recycle.

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Friendship Checker App

Talk to the girl in the Pokémon Center to receive the Frienship Checker App for your Pokétch. This application is Number 6 and it allows you to check how much your Pokémons like you. Click on one of them, the more the number of hearts appearing, the more it likes you.

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Rad Rickshaw's Cycle Shop

There is a bicycle shop found at this city. However, the owner of the shop is not here right now. The boy sitting may tell you where the owner be. To find the owner, you need to access the Team Galactic Eterna Building. First, you need to get HM01 Cut and the Forest Badge in order to enter the building.

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After you save the bicycle owner's Pokémon, visit the shop and he will give you a Bicycle for your effort. This bicycle have two gears - one that move fast, one that move at a normal speed.

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With your new bicycle, you can now access the southern part of the city - Route 206, which can only be access with a bike.

Eterna Pokémon Gym

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The gym leader of the gym in this city uses Grass-type Pokémon, and so do the Pokémon Trainers inside it. This gym is kind of unique - you need to battle all the Pokémon Trainers in order to battle Gardenia, the gym leader.

You have to find all the trainers in the forest inside the gym. After you find and defeat the first trainer, that trainer will give you a clue where the second trainer is hiding. Take note that the second trainer will not appear unless you defeat the first one.

Refer to the picture below to find the location of the trainer.

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Gym Leader Gardenia

Gardenia have a strong team of Grass-type Pokémon. If you have a Flying- or Fire-type Pokémon in your party, you are sure to win. It is best that you have Staravia in your team so that all her Pokémon will faint with just one attack of Wing Attack.

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Pokémon Diamond/Pearl
DP 388 front DP 420 front DP 407f front
Lv. 19 Lv. 19 Lv. 22
Grass Grass Grass
- - Poison

Money: 2640

After you defeat Gardenia, you receive the Forest Badge. This badge allows you to use HM01 Cut outside battles. Also, any Pokémon receive from trades below Level 30 will obey you. She also gives you TM86 Grass Knot, her favourite move.

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After you have the badge, make one of your Pokémon learn it, and head to the Galactic building found at the north of the city. Read below.

Team Galactic Eterna Building

After you got yourself the second badge, make one of your Pokémon learn HM01 Cut. Then approach the small tree in front of the building and interact with it. Cut the small tree and enter the building.

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There are several Team Galactics, and a scientist for you to battle. You must get rid all of them until you get to the Commander.

1st Floor - Galactic Grunt (Left)
DP 041f front DP 431 front
Lv. 14 Lv. 14
Poison Normal
Flying -
Money: 560
1st Floor - Galactic Grunt (Right)
DP 265 front DP 268 front
Lv. 13 Lv. 13
Bug Bug
- -
Money: 520
2nd Floor - Second Row, First Column
DP 265 front DP 041 front
Lv. 13 Lv. 13
Bug Poison
- Flying
Money: 520
2nd Floor - First Row, Third Column
DP 266 front
Lv. 15
Money: 600
3rd Floor - Galactic Grunt
DP 265 front DP 266 front DP 041f front
Lv. 12 Lv. 12 Lv. 12
Bug Bug Poison
- - Flying
Money: 480
3rd Floor - Scientist Travon
DP 064 front
Lv. 15
Money: 720

When you made it to the top floor, you must battle with Commander Jupiter, so that the Pokémon she held can returned to its owner. She has a strong Pokémon, but by now, you should have a strong team of Pokémon, and this will be a piece of cake.

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Commander Jupiter
DP 041f front DP 435 front
Lv. 18 Lv. 20
Poison Poison
Flying Dark
Money: 1600

After you defeat Jupiter, Jupiter will say out their plans on changing the world and stuff, then she left the building. The man, the bicycle owner, is delighted when he got back his Clefairy and Buneary. Be sure to visit his Bicycle Shop to get a handsome reward.

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Blocked Route 205 and 206

After you defeat the Team Galactic and receive the bicycle, Route 205 is blocked by a Bug Catcher. He tell you to go Route 206 to try out the Bicycle Route.

If you don't have the Explorer Kit, you cannot access the Bicycle Route. Click here to get that item.

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Get Exp. Share

When you leave the city at the southern entrance, talk to the man in white there. He is Prof. Rowan's assistant and he will gives you Exp. Share, a handy item that allows a Pokémon in the party to receive experience without having to battle, suitable to train a lower-levelled weak Pokémon.

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