26 Best Minecraft 1.20 Seeds

Best seeds to try out in the 1.20 version of Minecraft!

Minecraft's 1.20 Tales and Trails update released lots of biomes and structures that players are searching for, from the Cherry Grove biome to archeological ruins and the Bamboo blocks.

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If you're like me and want to explore everything the 1.20 update has to offer, this list of our 26 best 1.20 seeds will help you experience it all.

26 Best Minecraft 1.20 Seeds (Bedrock and Java)

From spawns near the beautiful Cherry Grove to unique ruins formations, this list truly does have everything you could ever want from Minecraft 1.20. Whether you are most excited about camel rides through the Desert, pink houses, or hatching your own Sniffer, you'll find a seed that will give you the 1.20 experience you want the most!

26 - Springtime Village in Mountain Crater

A Meadow Plains Village in a Snowy Peaks crater.
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Seed: 1704179460010987862

This lively Plains Village exists in the only grassy crater in this snowy mountain range. The crater itself is made of a Meadow Mountain biome, leaving the village with lots of grass and flowers. A Taiga Village is on the other side of the mountain among a snowy forest. Java players will have three Pillager Outposts in this area instead of villages.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Ancient City: 408, -45, -136Springtime Village: 338, -108
Pillager Outpost: 16, 288Taiga Village: 595, -196

25 - Large Savanna Village

A giant Savanna Village in Minecraft.
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Seed: 5387529645539703954

If you're looking for a Savanna Village to stay in after the Armored Paws update, this is the seed to pick. It has a giant Savanna Village on the edge of a Savanna biome. Armadillos are found all over the side of the mountain the village climbs up. Players will also have easy access to a cave behind the village, a ruined portal, and a Jungle Temple.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Savanna Village: 656, 224Jungle Temple: 36, 115
Ruined Portal: 264, 248Ruined Portal: 105, 141
Large Warm Ocean Ruin Cluster: 1,080, 408Large Savanna Village: 196, 132

24 - Hidden Desert Temple

A Desert Temple hidden beneath sand near a Mangrove Swamp.
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Seed: -7623356453849755645

Mangrove Swamps and Desert biomes are a combination on the same level as peanut butter and jelly. The Mangrove Swamp provides reliable wood and water while the Desert provides a variety of treasures. In this seed, players spawn right next to both. Hidden in the sand near the swamp is a buried Desert Temple! You can drop down the hole on its roof to enter it and loot its chests.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Hidden Desert Temple: -277, 42Desert Temple: -456, -312

23 - Inland Turtle Beach

A sandy Beach biome with turtles in a Plains biome.
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Seed: -194747688202696193

Somehow, these turtles have accidentally made their home on a Beach far from the ocean. We're not sure how they got here, but the villages have decided to keep an eye on them to be safe. Java players will have this village while Bedrock players will be able to dig up some secret turtle treasure.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Turtle Beach Village: 54, 101Turtle Beach: 54, 101
Ruined Portal: 38, 25Turtle Beach Treasure: 72, 60, 136

22 - Double Blacksmith Village

A Plains Village with two Blacksmiths in front of a ruined portal.
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Seed: -164251026062367345

This seed will start your Minecraft world on the right foot. The first village Bedrock players come across has two Blacksmiths, plus a ruined portal only a short walk away. Java players will come across a Plains Village near Spawn as well. By using the lava found in front of the Blacksmiths, you can easily finish the final three blocks of the ruined portal to head to the Nether.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Plains Village: 320, 48Double Blacksmith Village: 233, 46
Shipwreck: 536, -104Ruined Portal: 381, 85

21 - Snow Crater Village

A Plains Village in the crater of a Snowy Mountain range.
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Seed: -3195708050311622919

A large snowy mountain range lies north of Spawn in this world. Climbing over the mountains and making it to the crater reveals a secret Plains Village! There are waterfalls, a lake, and cave entrances in this area. Whether you live off of farming, fishing, or mining ores, you'll live comfortably alongside these villagers.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Snowy Crater Mountain: 147, -273Snowy Crater Mountain: 147, -273
Snowy Crater Village: 177, -384Pillager Outpost: 56, -536

20 - Muddy Desert

A muddy Mangrove Swamp splitting a Desert in half.
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Seed: -5331775105229621832

The combination of Mangrove Swamp and Desert is an unbeatable one in Minecraft. The Desert provides structures, resources, lava, and caverns to explore. The Mangrove Swamp adds wood and water to the mix, giving you everything you need to survive in one area. In particular, this Desert contains a few villages and temples, with Bedrock players having a Pillager Outpost as well.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Mangrove Swamp: SpawnMangrove Swamp: Spawn
Desert Village: 400, 288Desert Village: -344, 152
Desert Village with Temple: 928, 144Pillager Outpost: 280, 312

19 - Caves, Cherries, and Snow

Cherry Grove biomes next to snowy mountains riddled with caves.
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Seed: 1724728706880460020

The pink Cherry Grove meets snow-covered mountains and lots of deep caverns in this seed. The Cherry Grove itself is divided into several sections around the snowy patches of the mountain. There are lots of cavern entrances in this area. We've jotted the coordinates of two of the better ones below, each leading deeper into the earth and providing more resources than some of the other caves in the area.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Cherry Grove: -494, 519Cherry Grove: -494, 519
Cave Entrance 1: -660, 455Cave Entrance 1: -660, 455
Cave Entrance 2: -538, 245Cave Entrance 2: -538, 245

18 - Starter Mountain

A beautiful Minecraft  stony mountain seed with lots of trees.
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Seed: -299421983342771885

Spawning on this gorgeous Stony Peaks mountain is guaranteed to take your breath away. It is one part of a range made up of several mountains, but it is the only mountain that is purely stone. The others in the range are covered in snow and ice. The entrance to a deep ravine is located only two dozen blocks from Spawn, while the center of the crater is about 200 blocks away.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Starter Mountain: SpawnStarter Mountain: Spawn
Ravine Entrance: 22, 2Ravine Entrance: 22, 2
Mountain Crater: 0, 201Mountain Crater: 0, 201

17 - Misplaced Mooshrooms

A Mushroom Island surrounded by icebergs.
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Seed: 3658382095288444144

This Mushroom Island has been haphazardly placed in the center of a Frozen Ocean. With the Mooshrooms freezing, you'll need to travel to the island and come up with ways to keep them warm in this new environment! Build them small, cozy barns, line the ground with wheat and wool, and light plenty of fires to keep the temperatures up. They'll gladly reward you with warm bowls of mushroom stew for helping them out.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Mushroom Island: 265, 514Mushroom Island: 265, 514
Shipwreck: 88, 568Shipwreck: 136, 520
Shipwreck 2: 456, 696Shipwreck 2: 424, 664

Related: 14 Best 1.20 Trail Ruins Seeds (Java and Bedrock)

16 - Ravine at the Edge of the World

A Lush Cave ravine in a Bamboo Jungle next to the ocean.
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Seed: -4859061701047658959

Entering this world drops you right in the center of a ravine. A Lush Cave lies in front of you, beckoning you to examine its every crevice for rare ores and unique blocks. Behind you, a waterfall forms to act as a natural water elevator. This ravine is on the edge of the land, surrounded on two sides by a large Warm Ocean filled with ruins and shipwrecks.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Lush Ravine: SpawnLush Ravine: Spawn
Large Warm Ocean Ruin Cluster: 56, -200Large Warm Ocean Ruin Cluster: 168, -216
Shipwreck: 72, -136Large Warm Ocean Ruin Cluster 2: 376, -200

15 - Frozen Mountain

A large Frozen Peaks mountain with a cascading waterfall.
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Seed: 4940245813576841588

If you're looking for a snowy throne to call home, this is the seed for you. This giant frozen mountain is large enough for a castle, a villainous base, or even dwarven tunnels throughout its center. Its walls contain plenty of ores to take as resources, while a nearby spruce forest provides plenty of wood.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Frozen Mountain: 17, 54Frozen Mountain: 17, 54
Ancient City: 88, -44, -152Ancient City: 184, -44, -184

14 - Desert Village Trial

A Desert Village containing a Desert Temple.
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Seed: -3083922381302576024

Players who stumble upon this Desert Village will be surprised to find a Desert Temple at its center! Villagers generations ago introduced the custom of having newcomers to the village retrieve the temple's treasures to join their village. However, all of the challengers have never returned to the surface after entering the temple. If you'd like to join hands with the villagers, you will have to take on this monumental task.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Plains Village: -704, -960Desert Village with Temple: -326, -307

13 - Cherry Hills and Dripstone Caves

Large patches of Cherry Groves next to a Dripstone Cave.
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Seed: 1687196749329160831

This seed is filled with giant Cherry Grove hills, Dripstone caverns, and plenty of smaller biomes. Venture deep into the Dripstone cavern to uncover ores and treasures beyond your wildest dreams. Return to the Cherry Grove at the surface to build a luxurious base to give your newfound treasures a home. All players will be able to find a Plains Village in the area surrounding the hills, which prevents the world from feeling too isolated.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Large Cherry Grove Hill: -111, 93Large Cherry Grove Hill: -111, 93
Second Cherry Grove Hill: 29, -147Second Cherry Grove Hill: 29, -147
Dripstone Cavern: 290, 67Dripstone Cavern: 290, 67
Plains Village: -431, 288Plains Village: -440, 232

12 - Mansion, Lush Cave, and Mineshaft

A Woodland Mansion above a Lush Cave.
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Seed: -2635774852827480517

This Mansion rests on a tall cobblestone base above a lake concealing a gorgeous Lush Cave. Java players will be able to explore a mineshaft alongside the Mansion, providing them with plenty of treasures. Instead of the Mansion and mineshaft, Bedrock players will find an Ancient City and several shipwrecks in the sea near Spawn.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Woodland Mansion: -492, 485Ancient City: -648, -43, 424
Lush Cave: -466, 459Lush Cave: -466, 459
Mineshaft: -466, 31, 418Shipwreck: -168, 264

11 - Rare Jungle

Three Jungle Temples in a single Jungle.
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Seed: -1518014568511087627

This seed is packed with structures that are typically difficult to find. Bedrock players will be able to find three separate Jungle Temples within the Jungle, while Java players will be able to find a single Jungle Temple and one Trail Ruins structure. However, that doesn't mean that Bedrock players have the better deal—a Woodland Mansion sweetens up the deal for Java players, making the seed perfect for all Minecraft versions.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Jungle Temple: -688, 656Jungle Temple: -507, 279
Trail Ruins: -978, 546Jungle Temple 2: -507, 647
Woodland Mansion: 640, 400Jungle Temple 3: -746, 759
Lush Cave: -763, 86, 677Lush Cave: -763, 86, 677

10 - Light Lush Cave

A small portion of Lush Cave in a large cave system.
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Seed: -950590037167226408

This cavern contains elements of Lush Caves without completely overhauling the typical elements of a cave. There are plenty of Cobblestone, Deepslate, and precious ores to mine, as well as a combination of water and lava features. If you'd like to have more Moss taking over the cave, just use Bone Meal on what is already there to make the upper layers more lush.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Lush Cave Entrance: 205, -67Lush Cave Entrance: 205, -67
Large Lava Pool: 232, 18Large Lava Pool: 232, 18

9 - Tranquil Desert

A Desert with villages, rivers, and small lakes.
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Seed: 4198298156890378663

While this Desert is not as structure-heavy as others on our list, its natural geography and select structures make it perfect for players who want to do most of the surviving on their own. The Desert Village nearest Spawn rests beside a Desert Temple and a large cavern with its own water elevator. Whether you want to adventure through the land or dwell beneath the surface, you'll enjoy playing this seed.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Cavern with Waterfall: 136, 284Cavern with Waterfall: 136, 284
Lava Pool: 430, 221Lava Pool: 430, 221
Desert Village with Temple: -176, -144Desert Village with Temple: 261, 220
Desert Village 2: 256, 272Desert Village 2: 24, -312

8 - Coral Riches

A large Coral Reef in Minecraft.
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Seed: -3963327024616175567

This Coral Reef has more treasure than most others I've seen in Minecraft. In both versions of the game, the Warm Ocean that the reef is situated in is filled with Warm Ruin clusters as well as plenty of singular ruins. There are also shipwrecks spread throughout the ocean, giving off the impression that this sea used to be a popular trading route.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Large Warm Ruin: -584, -504Large Warm Ruin Cluster: -536, -536
Large Warm Ruin Cluster: -168, -504Large Warm Ruin Cluster 2: -824, -840
Large Warm Ruin Cluster 2: -248, -312Large Warm Ruin Cluster 3: -232, -616
Large Warm Ruin Cluster 3: -472, -136Small Warm Ruin: -200, -840

Related: Best Minecraft Jungle Seeds (Java and Bedrock)

7 - Giant Bamboo Jungle

A huge Bamboo Jungle next to Spawn.
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Seed: 3666468312498763114

If you want to explore the new bamboo blocks in all of their glory, look no further than this seed! Spawn is set within a giant Bamboo Jungle surrounded by regular and Sparse Jungles. Test out the new bamboo raft on the various rivers in the area, build a spectacular bamboo base, and roam the jungle as you please.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Bamboo Jungle: SpawnBamboo Jungle: Spawn
Trail Ruins: 211, 0Trail Ruins: 216, 744
Ruined Portal: 48, 336Plains Village: -344, -312

6 - Sniffer's Ocean Home

A large Coral Reef in front of a Badlands cove.
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Seed: 7459302910435312467

This seed is the perfect starting point for anyone wanting to get a Sniffer as early in game as possible. Spawn is set in a Badlands biome directly next to a small Warm Ocean. Both Bedrock and Java edition players will find multiple small Warm Ruins as well as one large cluster of Warm Ruins. With so many ruins to loot, you should be able to obtain at least one Sniffer egg! As a bonus, the other side of the ocean contains a Savannah biome leading to Forest, Jungle, and Plains biomes.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Small Warm Ruin: 120, 72Small Warm Ruin: 56, 168
Small Warm Ruin 2: -232, 24Small Warm Ruin 2: -280, 40
Small Warm Ruin 3: 328, -184Small Warm Ruin 3: -248, -152
Large Warm Ruin Cluster: 40, -264Small Warm Ruin 4: 136, -248
Shipwreck: -104, -216Large Warm Ruin Cluster: 474, -168

5 - Rich Desert Country

A giant Desert filled with Desert Temples, Desert Villages, and more.
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Seed: 6707310643992650429

This giant Desert is filled to the brim with Desert Villages, Desert Temples, ruined portals, and more! Many of the structures are huddled together in different areas—no matter where you go, there will be riches to uncover. The area beneath the Desert contains both Dripstone and Lush Caves, while the nearby Warm Ocean contains plenty of Ocean Monuments.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Desert Village: SpawnDesert Village: 136, 120
Desert Village / Ruined Portal / Temple: -336, 160Desert Village / Desert Temple: -1,384, -344
Pillager Outpost by Temple and Village: -480, 672Pillager Outpost by Temple and Village: -2,136, 376

4 - Adventurer's Wonderland

A rocky Dark Oak cove with a Woodland Mansion.
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Seed: bedrock

This seed has some of the rarest, most dangerous structures within 1,500 blocks of Spawn! There is one Woodland Mansion within 600 blocks of Spawn, another within 1,300 blocks, and yet another one about 5,000 blocks away. There are additionally four Ancient Cities in the Spawn area and over a dozen Trails Ruins scattered both around the Spawn and to the northwest. Plus, there is a Stronghold only 2,000 blocks away.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Woodland Mansion: 344, 344Pillager Outpost: -504, -648
Woodland Mansion 2: -1,016, 312Ancient City: -680, -44, -664
Ancient City: -552, -44, 72Trail Ruins: -392, 248
Stronghold: 660, 1,508Stronghold: -1,884, -908

3 - Extrovert's Dream

A lively desert next to a river, a forest, and a Bamboo Jungle.
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Seed: 468237977926673052

This seed is packed with structure's containing "humanoid" mobs, from villages to Pillager Outposts to Witch Huts. Spawn starts you off between a Jungle and a Desert. Heading into the Desert leads you to a Desert Temple, two Desert Villages, and six Savannah Villages plus one Pillager Outpost in the next biome over. Heading into the Jungle leads you similarly to a Plains Village and a Jungle Temple. Continuing on leads you to multiple more Plains Villages as well as a few Witch Huts.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Jungle Temple: -216, -200Jungle Temple: -328, -344
Plains Village: -480, 48Savannah Village: -840, -376
Desert Temple and Ruined Portal: 152, 120Desert Temple and Ruined Portal: 136, 312
Desert Village: 16, 240Desert Village: 120, 216

2 - Pirate's Coast and Hostage Village

A Pillager Outpost towering over a Plains Village by the sea.
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Seed: 3094132214023287340

This seed is spectacular, particularly for Bedrock players! To the east of Spawn lies a Plains Village under siege from a Pillager Outpost. A short walk to their north is a Stony Shores coastline containing the buried treasures belonging to the outpost's pillagers! Will you help the villagers and set them free, or simply take the loot for yourself and leave?

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Pillager Outpost: 608, -160Pillager Outpost: 264, 168
Plains Village: -272, 32Plains Village: 248, 200
Plains Village 2: -176, -160Buried Treasure: 72, 24
Small Cold Ruins: 184, -152Buried Treasure 2: 136, 24

1 - Very Steep Mountain

A steep mountain Island with a Lush Cave.
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Seed: -3420545470069788813

When you first spawn, you'll be perched atop a treacherous mountain, staring out over an enigmatic monument in the distance. You have a choice: descend into the huge ocean below to discover the mysteries buried within this interesting seed, or fight the harsh terrain of the mountain's summit to live. Your destiny is waiting for you, and the world of Minecraft will take you on an exciting voyage of adventure and discovery.

Key Java LocationsKey Bedrock Locations
Shipwreck: -72, -72Shipwreck: -264, -248
Large Cold Ocean Ruin Cluster: 8, 88Large Cold Ocean Ruin Cluster: -216, 8
Ocean Monument: -248, 152Small Cold Ruin: 72, 120

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