Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku Puzzle (DSL #229)

Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku Puzzle appeared recently in one of the Sudoku Mahabharat 2018 rounds authored by Ashish. Later Gaurav created this Sudoku so that we can use it as practice for this round. This Sudoku is dedicated to Gaurav and I am publishing this Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku puzzle as part of Daily Sudoku League as the 229th Sudoku Puzzle in this Series.

Rules of Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku Puzzle

Standard Sudoku Rules apply. Additionally, Clues at the left and bottom are Outside clues, and clues at the right and top are Skyscraper clues. 

Outside Sudoku Rules

The digits outside the grid must appear in one of the cells in the first box (till the next bold line) seen from that edge of the grid. 

Skyscraper Sudoku Rules

Consider each number to be the height of a building. The numbers outside the grid indicate how many buildings can be seen when looking in that direction (taller buildings conceal smaller buildings behind them).
Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku Puzzle (Daily Sudoku League #229)
Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku Puzzle (Daily Sudoku League #229)
The answer to this Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku Puzzle can be viewed by clicking on the button. Please do give your best try to solve this Sudoku puzzle before looking at the answer.

This Skyscrapers/Outside Hybrid Sudoku puzzle, I am publishing as the #229th Sudoku puzzle in The League of Extraordinary Ladies & Gentlemen. Here are the next and previous Sudoku puzzles published in this Sudoku series.


Rakesh said...

13.30 - could have been much better. I could not spot a few numbers due to my pencilmarking.

kishy said...

14:05.Got stuck on this one really but a fun sudoku.

kishy said...

Mostly it was a case of looking at the wrong locations.Never really got the flow in this.

Unknown said...

How to solve.