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Santalune City

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Santalune City ハクダンシティ
Hakudan City
"A traditional city."
Santalune City XY.png
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Santalune City in {{{variable2}}}.
Map description
Many beginning Trainers gather in this friendly city to start a Pokémon journey.
Santalune City Gym - Kalos Gym #1
Viola
Viola
Bug-type
specialist Gym
Bug Badge
Bug Badge
Santalune City Gym - Kalos Gym #1
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[[{{{leader2}}}|{{{leader2}}}]]
Bug-type
specialist Gym
Bug Badge
Bug Badge
Santalune City Gym - Kalos Gym #1
[[File:{{{leadersprite3}}}|{{{leader3}}}|link={{{leader3}}}]]
[[{{{leader3}}}|{{{leader3}}}]]
Bug-type
specialist Gym
Bug Badge
Bug Badge
[[| League]]
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Elite Four
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Elite Four
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[[File:{{{elite3sprite}}}|64px|{{{elite3}}}|link={{{elite3}}}]]
Elite Four
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[[File:{{{elite4sprite}}}|64px|{{{elite4}}}|link={{{elite4}}}]]
Elite Four
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[[File:{{{championsprite}}}|{{{champion}}}|link={{{champion}}}]]
Champion [[{{{champion}}}|{{{champion}}}]]
[[| League]]
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Elite Four
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Elite Four
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Elite Four
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Elite Four
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Champion [[{{{champion2}}}|{{{champion2}}}]]
 
Route 4
 
Santalune City
Route 22
 
Route 3
 
Location
Kalos Santalune City Map.png
Location of Santalune City in Kalos.

Santalune City (Japanese: ハクダンシティ Hakudan City) is a city located in the Kalos region. It is the hometown of the first Gym Leader, Viola.

Places of interest

Santalune Gym

Main article: Santalune Gym

The Santalune Gym is the official Gym of Santalune City, whose Gym Leader is Viola and specializes in Bug-type Pokémon.

Trainers' School

The Trainers' School is located west of the Gym. Inside, there are four children and an old man. The old man gives the player three X Attacks and three X Defenses. On the marker board in the back of the school is a list of status ailments with descriptions.

Boutique

Male

Clothing Item Color Tag Price Calendar Day
Hat Camo Cap Aqua Tropical PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Camo Cap Olive Tropical PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Knit Cap Black Casual PokémonDollar.png3,100 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Knit Cap Orange Tropical PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Logo Cap Black Casual PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Logo Cap Red Tropical PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Outdoors Cap Beige Casual PokémonDollar.png3,100 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Outdoors Cap Black Casual PokémonDollar.png3,100 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Gray Cardboard PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Pink Cardboard PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Purple Cardboard PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Lime Green Cardboard PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Feather Accessory Red Cardboard PokémonDollar.png1,400 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Feather Accessory Green Cardboard PokémonDollar.png1,400 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
A colored background means that the item can be found in this boutique on the specified day. A white background with black text means that the item cannot be found in this boutique on this day.

Female

Clothing Item Color Price Calendar Day
Hat Felt Hat Navy Blue PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Felt Hat Brown PokémonDollar.png2,400 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Felt Hat Pale Pink PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Felt Hat Aqua PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Logo Cap Pink PokémonDollar.png1,600 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Logo Cap Black PokémonDollar.png1,600 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Cycling Cap White PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Cycling Cap Beige PokémonDollar.png3,100 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Fedora Red PokémonDollar.png800 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Fedora Yellow PokémonDollar.png2,100 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Hat Fedora Green PokémonDollar.png2,600 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Gray PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Pink PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Purple PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Yellow PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Button Accessory Lime Green PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Artificial Flower Pin Pink PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
Accessory Artificial Flower Pin Yellow PokémonDollar.png500 Su M Tu W Th F Sa
A colored background means that the item can be found in this boutique on the specified day. A white background with black text means that the item cannot be found in this boutique on this day.

Demographics

The population of Santalune City is 36.

Poké Mart

Generation VI (left cashier)
Poké Ball Poké Ball
Pokémon Dollar200
Great Ball Great Ball
Pokémon Dollar600
Super Potion Super Potion
Pokémon Dollar700
Antidote Antidote
Pokémon Dollar100
Paralyze Heal Paralyze Heal
Pokémon Dollar200
Awakening Awakening
Pokémon Dollar250
Burn Heal Burn Heal
Pokémon Dollar250
Ice Heal Ice Heal
Pokémon Dollar250
Escape Rope Escape Rope
Pokémon Dollar550
Repel Repel
Pokémon Dollar350

Generation VI (right cashier)
X Speed X Speed
Pokémon Dollar350
X Attack X Attack
Pokémon Dollar500
X Defense X Defense
Pokémon Dollar550
Guard Spec. Guard Spec.
Pokémon Dollar700
Dire Hit Dire Hit
Pokémon Dollar650
X Accuracy X Accuracy
Pokémon Dollar950
X Sp. Atk X Sp. Atk
Pokémon Dollar350
X Sp. Def X Sp. Def
Pokémon Dollar350

Items

Item Location Games
Bag Great Ball Sprite.png Great Ball ×2
  • Gift from a boy inside of the house behind the Pokémon Center
  • In the grass below and to the right of the tables at the Café on the hill (hidden)
 X  Y 
Bag Antidote Sprite.png Antidote Inside of the lamppost in the southwestern corner of the Café on the hill (hidden)  X  Y 
Bag Super Potion Sprite.png Super Potion Inside of the flower box, second from the left, at the Café on the hill (hidden)  X  Y 
Bag X Attack Sprite.png X Attack ×3 Gift from an old man inside of the Trainers' School  X  Y 
Bag X Defense Sprite.png X Defense ×3 Gift from an old man inside of the Trainers' School  X  Y 
Bag Roller Skates Sprite.png Roller Skates From Roller Skater Rinka after defeating her in front of the Gym  X  Y 
Bag Exp. Share Sprite.png Exp. Share From Alexa at the entrance to Route 4, after defeating Viola  X  Y 

Pokémon

  Pokémon     Games     Location     Levels     Rate  
Special Pokémon
083 Farfetch'd
X Y
659 Trade
Bunnelby
10 One
A colored background means that the Pokémon can be found in this location in the specified game. A white background with a colored letter means that the Pokémon cannot be found here.

Trainers

Trainer Pokémon
Roller Skater Rinka
Roller Skater Rinka
リンコ Rinko
Reward: PokémonDollar.png224
263 Zigzagoon Lv.7
No item

Santalune City in the anime

In the anime

Santalune City was first mentioned by Alexa in Kalos, Where Dreams and Adventures Begin!, saying that her sister's Gym is located there and not in Lumiose City. Santalune City made its proper debut appearance in A Blustery Santalune Gym Battle!, where Ash and his friends arrived there to challenge the Gym.

Trivia

  • Santalune's Japanese motto is 古式ゆかしい 街 "A traditional city".

Origin

Santalune City is based on the city of Fontainebleau, home of the nearby Forest of Fontainebleau.

Name origin

Language Name Origin
Japanese ハクダンシティ Hakudan City From 白檀 byakudan (Indian sandalwood), which produces aromatic wood used in fragrances and serves as food for several species of moths and butterflies, referencing the gym's specialization in Bug-types
English Santalune City From the genus Santalum or santal (French for sandalwood)
French Neuvartault From Art Nouveau
German Nouvaria City From Art Nouveau
Italian Novartopoli From Art Nouveau
Spanish Ciudad Novarte From Art Nouveau
Korean 백단시티 Baekdan City From 백단 (白檀) baekdan, sandalwood
Chinese (Cantonese) 白檀市 Baahktàahn Síh From its Japanese name



Kalos
Bug Badge.png Cliff Badge.png Rumble Badge.png Plant Badge.png Voltage Badge.png Fairy Badge.png Psychic Badge.png Iceberg Badge.png
Settlements
Vaniville TownAquacorde Town‎Santalune CityLumiose CityCamphrier TownCyllage City
Ambrette TownGeosenge TownShalour CityCoumarine CityLaverre CityDendemille TownAnistar City
Couriway TownSnowbelle CityPokémon LeagueKiloude City‎
Landmarks
Santalune ForestChamber of EmptinessParfum PalaceBattle ChateauBerry fieldsConnecting CaveGlittering CaveReflection Cave
Tower of MasteryAzure BaySea Spirit's DenKalos Power PlantPoké Ball FactoryLost HotelFrost CavernLysandre Labs
Team Flare Secret HQTerminus CavePokémon VillageVictory RoadBattle MaisonFriend SafariUnknown Dungeon
Routes
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