The aim of the article is discovery and synthesis of specific use of sports tourism in physical training of the students. The work is devoted to studying the problem of using sports as a means of improving tourism physical education. It will provide an opportunity to define its place, especially the use of the role and importance in the overall system of physical education students. The use of sports tourism and its impact on the physical condition of the students is disclosed. To solve the above tasks such methods as analysis and synthesis of the literature; comparative-historical method; system-structural analysis are used. The work is devoted to studying the problem of using sports and health tourism as a means of physical education, which will enable to determine its location, features use, role and importance in the overall system of physical education students. Along with effective means of physical education such as gymnastics, sports, athletics, swimming and other traditional and non-traditional sports, various types of sports and health tourism encourage the full and harmonious development of the younger generation, especially the students. Practice shows that the level of tourism and regional studies of the students and the need for tourism have increased. The interests of the students are still different, they are developing. Limit saturation needs in tourism must be able to determine the time and to plan adequate level of current interests of the students, nearly surpassing it. For a system of tourist and local history of its continuous development is important, qualitative and quantitative improvement, it is not something given once and for all, one-dimensional, this forward movement, constant updating. Among the most important forms of sports and health tourism in universities may be distinguished: hiking, walks, tours, expeditions, gatherings, competitions. It is this series is the core content of local history tourist activity in higher education. Of particular importance sports tourism has for the hardening of the body, raising such important qualities as endurance, and forming the necessary life skills and motor skills. The analysis of the study of the physical condition of students has showed that the use of elements of sport tourism in physical education students has healing effect. The study has found that using the elements of sports tourism in physical education of the students improved performance in body weight, slightly improved blood pressure, improved average heart rate, and improved performance of students.