The Cradle of the Ancients[43.3, 69.3] is located in southern Uldum, east of the Ruins of Ammon, south of the Obelisk of the Sun, and northwest of Neferset City. It is covered by sickly looking palm tress and populated by hostile animal life. The , the elusive prey of , can be found sprinting from place to place.
- After players accept , the Cradle is transformed into a lush oasis. All the mobs above, with the exception of the Vultures, are phased out. Reportedly the herbs found in this area prior to the phasing are also now unavailable!
- During the Cataclysm beta, this area was known as the Shriveled Oasis.
- Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Added.