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Finalizing Loire & Dordogne Itinerary - Experts' Comments Please

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Ok, we are now finalizing our itinerary and it goes something like this:

1 - FRI - Land: CDG Airport 10am. Pick up a car at CDG. Drive to Loire, sightseeing in Loire (Chambord, Chaumont-sur-Loire). Stay in Amboise area.\

2 - SAT - Loire – Villandry, Chenonceaux. Stay in Chinon area.

3 - SUN - South from Chinon to Brantome. Stay in Brantome area.

4 - MON - Périgueux, Condat-sur-Vézère, Collonges-la-Rouge, Carennac. Stay near Rocamadour.

5 - TUE - Visit Rocamadour, Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, Figeac. Stay at the same hotel.

6 - WED - Visit Gouffre de Padirac, Les Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac, Sarlat. Stay in Sarlat/area.

7 - THU - Visit Lascaux II, via Plazac to Maison Forte de Reignac. Stay at the same hotel.

8 - FRI - Visit Les Jardins de Marqueyssa, Canoe on the Dordogne river, maybe Domme. Stay at the same hotel.

9 - SAT - Visit La Roque-Gageac, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Beynac-et-Cazenac. Stay near Daglan village.

10 - SUN - Via Villefranche-du-Périgord, Biron, Belvès, Limeuil, Sainte-Alvère, Lanquais. Stay in area.

11 - MON - Via Château de Bannes, Beaumont-du-Périgord, Puyguilhem, Sainte-Foy-la-Grande, Saint-Émilion. Stay in area.

12 - TUE - Before noon TGV from Bordeaux to Paris, arrive around 3pm.

13 - WED - Paris Full Day
14 - THU - Paris Full Day
15 - FRI - Paris Full Day
16 - SAT - Paris Full Day
17 - SUN - Depart 12:30am from CDG

Please advise if this makes sense and if you would change anything.
Day 1 - We are only after a 4 hours flight so no worries about jet lag.
Where shall we go through on day 3?
What do you think about days 10-11?

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