(population: 7,000) Alathar is a small, mixed elvish and human community, located in the northern foothills of the Trusk Mountains, near the northern edge of the Melinar Forest.

This small elvish and human community is the farthest point within the elven nation of Melinarë that humans and dwarves are allowed to go, without leave of the elvish royal court in Astrakan. The city sits astride the border between Alveron and Melinarë; so many humans and elves come here to trade.

This town is more accessible than other elvish cities because its border location. Alathar is connected to the city of Queyenvalë only by magically hidden paths known only to the High-Elves.

Alathar is also accessible via the Silvar Road that leads northeast to Anderlyn and southwest to Astrakan.