Our Calorie Calculator estimates how many Calories you will burn using Metabolic Equivalent (MET) values from Compendium of Physical Activities. The Compendium idenitifes the relative energy cost of undertaking various activities compared with doing nothing. We then combine this with your weight and the estimated duration of the activity, taking into account the length of the route and the hills involved, to estimate the total Calories burned.
When selecting an Activity setting, select the speed you would normally travel at on flat ground.
Please remember, the estimated number of Calories is just a guide and the actual number of Calories burned may vary depending on other factors such as weather and terrain.
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Day 1: Leave Table View (home) for Elands Bay via Langebaan, Paternoster, St Helena Bay and Velddrif. Overnight at Elandsnes Guesthouse -> +/- 200km. Day 2: Leave Elands Bay for Ceres via Eendekuil, Citrusdal, Dorp op die Berg and Prince Alfred Hamlet. Overnight at Oppiberg Guesthouse -> +/- 213km. Day 3: Leave Ceres for Aghulas via Worcester, Robertson, Bonnievale, Bredasdorp and Struisbaai. Overnight at The Gift Guesthouse -> +/- 241km. Day 4: Leave Aghulas for Hermanus via Struisbaai, Wolvengat, Pearly Beach, Gansbaai and Stanford. Overnight at Baleens Guesthouse -> +/- 137km. Day 5: Leave Hermanus for Table View (home) via Kleinmond, Pringle bay, Rooi Els, Gordons Bay, Simonstown, Kommetjie, Hout Bay, Camps bay, Green Point and Cape Town CBD. Sleep in our own bed (Hoorah!) -> +/- 254km
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