The lovely ancient village of Tatariv, which used to be called "Kremintsy or Krementsy" from 1948 till 1992 is located along the River Prut. The village is situated at a height of 750 m above sea level and at a distance of around 25 km from Yaremche the largest town in the area.
The first writen mention of Tatariv refers to the latter half of the 17th century. It was a record of the birth certificate of a resident of Tatariv dated January the 20th, 1676. The document is being kept in the ancient archives.
Tatariv is a small village with around 1500 inhabitants, and the total area of the land belonging to the village council is 8285 ha.
Tatariv has been known as a low-mountain climatic health resort. According to tradition everyone who has resided here, can feel a wonder-working healing power of the unique microclimate of the Tatariv canyon. From the end of the 19th till the beginning of the 20th centuries, this health resort used to be very popular among the Europeans. Tourists usually start their walking tours to the mountains of Khomyak and Synyak from this point or reside in the lovely accommodation in the village and commute to nearby Bukovel to enjoy the thrills and spills on the ski slopes.