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Help with Northern Spain itinerary

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Hi! My husband and I are going to Spain in late May/early June and are trying to work out our itinerary. The only thing we have set right now is our flight, which is into Madrid and out of Barcelona. We're in our early 30's and are mainly interested in food, the outdoors and hiking, nature/scenery, and photography. No so into nightlife, shopping, and too many museums/churches.

I know some people's advice will be that we aren't spending enough time in Madrid and Barcelona, however, we live in a large-ish city and find smaller cities and the outdoors more relaxing when on vacation. We are planning on renting a car when we leave Madrid and returning it when we arrive in Barcelona.

Day 1 - Weds PM 5/25 FLY - redeye flight from US
Day 2 - 5/26 Thurs - MADRID - Arrive in Madrid 6 PM
Day 3 - 5/27 Fri - MADRID or day trip to Salamanca (husband studied there in college and wants to try to go back...not sure if we can fit it in)
Day 4 - 5/28 - Sat POTES or CONGAS DE ONIS - Pick up car, drive from Madrid
Day 5 - 5/29 - Sun - POTES or CONGAS DE ONIS
Day 6 - Mon - 5/30 - SAN SEBASTIAN Drive to San Sebastian
Day 7 - Tues - 5/31 - SAN SEBASTIAN
Day 8 - Weds - 6/1 - ???
Day 9 - Thurs - 6/2 - ????
Day 10 - Fri - 6/3 - BARCELONA (drive to Barcelona)
Day 11 - Sat - 6/4 - BARCELONA
Day 12 - Sun - 6/5 - Fly home AM from Barcelona

Days 8 and 9 are where we're really determining what to do. We had wanted to include the Pyrenees but are not sure we have the time and are concerned that late May may still be a bit early. We would find flying to Barcelona to be too much of a hassle (hate airports and flying). We have these three ideas:
A - day 8 San Sebastian, day 9 drive or train directly to Barcelona.
B - day 8 drive to Cadaques (probably through France), spend day 9 in that area, maybe go to the Dali museum in Figueres
C - day 8 San Sebastian, day 9 drive to Torla and spend the night, continuing to Barcelona the next day. Or possibly spending two nights in Torla, although I like the idea of adding an extra day to San Sebastian

Any ideas for our mystery days, or overall comments? I do have some ideas of things we want to do on the days that are already planned, but clearly, this post is already getting pretty long. Thank you!

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