25 Best Minecraft Seeds You Should Explore

Last Updated: January 9, 2017

What are Minecraft seeds? Simply put, Minecraft seeds are codes that help make the game more vivid and full of life. Any Minecraft player, be it a professional miner or a first timer, cannot control the terrain. Your thoughts may be full of wild ideas about how to bring your creation to life, but nothing can be done if you spawn on a bland terrain. This is where seeds come into play.

Every map has a unique identifier. This unique string of numbers is called a seed. These seeds can be planted in a seed field when creating a new world, and then you will respawn in a random place in that world, where you can create your masterpiece. To help our readers, we have compiled a list of the 25 best Minecraft seeds available:

Note: We are mentioning the seed ID, so that you can access them with ease. Some seeds may vary between different versions of Minecraft.

1. Flower Forest and Ice Plains, 4837753214958088255

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This Minecraft seed features beautiful icy plains in the distance with a rocky terrain. On the front side of things, it dons beautiful greenery with lush trees and a river flowing through the land. The conflicting ice and greenery makes this seed look so great and it might be perfect for your Adventure time-esque endeavors in the Minecraft world.

2. Woodland Mansions, -4589128118707775879

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Woodland Mansions are Minecraft’s latest addition to their arsenal of structures, which works with the 1.11 Exploration Update. This seed has a large beautiful wooden construction, giving off a dojo vibe. The wooden construction may be the best canvas for your nature inspired creations in Minecraft.

3. Jungle Oasis, 392800909

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Jungle Oasis might be one of the most refreshing terrains there is in Minecraft. This impressive terrain offers a natural pool, along with several trees. The jungle is located on an island with the natural pool in the center. Apart from the water and the greenery, the terrain is filled with animal life and rich resources. An ideal location for survival mode.

4. Lava Filled Desert Mountain, 1168863261

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Now, we would not recommend throwing everything you like in a blender and mixing them, but this seed somehow makes it work. The seed has it all; large hills spewing lava on one side and water next to it, a vast desert with a base of dense greenery, and even a temple. This seed has all the natural sceneries and makes a fine terrain to start your adventure on.

5. Wintery Forest, 3500229128833691836

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This seed will take you to a magnificent snowy forest. The forest consists of numerous trees dressed in snow and two large igloos. One of the igloos has a secret basement with plenty of storage and a brewery. Be careful, though, as there is a zombie villager guarding it and it’s not friendly at all

6. Mesa Forest, 3971121552768171949

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This seed features a beautiful forest that covers a massive area of land. There are several layers of clay with numerous other features. There is a ravine with clusters of trees, which leads up to a plateau; on it, the massive Mesa forest is visible which also houses a deep crater with a lake in it. And, if that wasn’t enough, there is also an extensive system of underground tunnels for you to explore.

7. Underwater Temple, -5181140359215069925

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When someone says temple, the first thing that probably comes to mind is a barren wasteland, with nothing but sand. This temple changes that. The temple is located underwater with different enemies to fight, and many secrets to uncover.

8. Minimalistic Island, 3366408241916580461

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Tired of all the volcanoes or extensive landscapes? Then this island might be the best escape for you. The island features some greenery and it is the best seed for survival mode due to the non-existence of any essential supplies.

9. Hollow Mountain, -4706651163609820240

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Can’t get enough of mountain based seeds? Here’s another one – a humongous 244-block-high mountain. The terrain consists of greenery and a body of water running through the mountain. The mountain is the main attraction, though. It is hollow from the middle to help house your creations and there is also a dungeon at the summit for XP farming.

10. Mushroom Land, 1154343752

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You might remember mushrooms from Mario, well, this Minecraft seed is like a small heaven for Mario and his brother, Luigi. This seed contains a huge piece of land with mushrooms growing everywhere. There is a body of water around the land, with some cliffs present too. The terrain might be lonely, but the terrain is ideal for exploration.

11. Desert Outskirt, 8678942899319966093

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The desert might be filled with sand, but its outskirts are full of greenery. This seed will spawn you in a grassy area with horses near and about. Near the grassy plains is a village with excellent loot like armor, saddles, and obsidian. With such great loot, this seed is an ideal starting point for every newcomer to the Minecraft world.

12. Loot Central, 686298914

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This seed is the dream for every Minecraft player. You will be greeted with a blacksmith’s treasure chest with heavy loot such as diamonds and swords, but that’s not even the gist of the loot. The seed contains a stronghold, four desert temples, six villages and two dungeons. All this combined makes for an ideal exploration seed, as well as a loot-heavy seed.

13. Seaside Taiga, 5936919068236758935

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This seed will take you to a massive forest with redwood trees located near the sea. The seed has a cave near the forest, which can be used to create your shelter in no time at all. The cave splits into two ways, one way is a dead end, and the other way leads to a magnificent ocean, where you can probably relax.

14. Snowy Island, 3273650411067511766

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Mostly all islands are tropical islands with greenery all around. This island is a different story. It has extremely high mountains with snow on them. There are no animals on the terrain, but it does have plenty of coal, and some greenery as well, to make sure you get the resources you need to make this island your own.

15. Underground Ravine,1111

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This is a simple seed and provides what it is meant for – gold. The ravine is cut deep within the plains, with an underground river as well. The ravine has blocks of gold right on the surface, with more once you go in deeper.

16. Desert Village, -516687594611420526

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This village is a situated between the Savannah and a desert biome. This seed is also an excellent starting point because of the massive loot. The chest in the house consists of gold ingots, some diamonds, emeralds, and much more. There is also more loot in the blacksmith’s shop, making this seed a paradise for all the loot hoarders.

17. Intersection Temple, 998538147

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This seed will take you to a temple right in between a Mesa, different plains, and a desert biome. The temple is also right next to a bank of a river, which means there are plenty of animals of all the different biomes present here. All these animals and biomes are nothing but a treat for explorers.

18. Biome Central, -8913466909937400889

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If you need to see it all, then this is the perfect seed you need. This seed will take you to a place where all the different Minecraft biomes come together. This is a huge world where you can experience it all; snowy plains, green fields, mountains, and all of this in a map of 2 km, squared.

19. Savannah Mountain, 69160882195

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This seed will take you to a huge mountain. The area around the mountain is a combination of grass, sand, and cliffs. The mountain itself surpasses the clouds and consists of a spectacular waterfall and lava streams. The top of the mountain is a flat area perfect for a magnificent creation, and the different terrain surrounding the mountain is ideal for resources.

20. Floating Island, frt7g5

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This seed makes for a spectacular sight. You will be taken to a grassy area with plains, and an enormous floating island. Yep, this huge mass defies the laws of physics and does it beautifully. The mass floats over a ravine, and in the distance is a temple. This seed is perfect for exploring and creating something astounding.

21. Extreme Hills, 6326680535685782330

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This seed consists of huge mountains with some of them hollow, while others floating in mid air. These vast mountains are ideal for excavations, or for building a base. The terrain also includes a waterfall and several patches of greenery, which can provide essential resources.

22. Deep Crater, 8700829340959843130

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This terrain is similar to many, greenery all around with trees, a body of water, and plains. But the difference here is the massive crater in the center of this terrain. This crater goes deep beneath the surface and splits into various caves and ravines. There is also a good amount of ores and diamonds.

23. Librarian’s Cottage,1480351183376464763

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This seed is a simple one; it takes you to a cottage with bookshelves and a lone librarian. The terrain also includes horses and vast green plains around the cottage. It might be ideal for builders looking for a challenge – making the small cottage into something astounding.

24. Leg Break Island, -7261691309120837834

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This is a rather strange seed. This seed spawns a small island with a huge mountain protruding from it. The mountain has minor breaks in it with multiple peaks. It might pose difficulty in building something here due to the uneven land, but some builders might like the challenge to bring their masterpieces to life on this terrain.

25. Survival Island, -3847859895951773072

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This island is ideal for beginners who want a taste of survival mode. This island is bigger than the average survival island and has some resources too, unlike other survival terrains. The island is covered with greenery and hosts a lava lake, as well as a mushroom biome.

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Enhance Your Gameplay with the best Minecraft Seeds

You can add real flavor to your Minecraft adventure by using any one of the above-mentioned seeds. There are numerous other Minecraft seeds out there that you can explore and play around with. If you come across some better ones or already have a favorite, then feel free to mention them in the comments section below.

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