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Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing observed the inaugural visit of Celebrity Constellation to Dubai during her maiden voyage in the region with a traditional Plaques and Keys ceremony held aboard the luxury cruise liner. The 13-deck-high vessel features extensive family amenities, with some of the most expansive children's facilities in the Celebrity fleet. The luxury liner is set to sail two nine-night cruises within the UAE and Oman, as well as longer trips from the UAE that follow the ancient Spice Route to the Indian cities of Cochin, Mangalore, Goa and Mumbai, before returning to home port in the UAE.